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The GOP’s Family Leave Plan Is a Great Way to Kill Off a Generation

In this profoundly screwed-up country, millennials, drowning in debt, are having babies later in life — if they have kids at all — because they can’t afford…

How Should I React If My Kid Comes Out to Me?

When you’re a dad, parenting questions often come up that you struggle to find an answer to. Since other parents are the worst and Google…

Why Some Gay Men Still Ask Their Partner’s Mom and Dad for Permission to Propose

Many consider asking a prospective father-in-law for permission to marry his daughter deeply sexist. The tradition was born centuries ago, when a young woman was…

You Can Be a Bare-Minimum Parent and Still Not Raise a Monster

When my daughter was turning 3, we knocked ourselves out planning a birthday party for her that was at least as good as the ones…