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Dorner -- Another Angry Fatherless Black Man With a Gun

Greg633 Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 11:39 AM
Thank you Mr. Elder for this inciteful article. The democrat inspired policies of "no man in the home" of the 60's have born very bitter fruit. The fruits of this democrat/feminist philosophy of needing a "man like a fish needs a bicycle" have hit blacks the hardest but are the same regardless of race. Replacing a husband/dad with a government check, whether thru welfare or a so called "child" support check, simply does not work. Marriage penalties, welfare policies and secretive family courts still enforce this "no man" policy everyday. Feminist inspired affirmative action favoring white women also hurts black men's ability to provide for their families. Can you look into reforming that too?
My new book, "Dear Father, Dear Son," talks about the No. 1 social problem in America -- children growing up without fathers.

In 1965, Daniel Patrick Moynihan wrote "The Negro Family: A Case for National Action." At the time, 25 percent of blacks were born outside of wedlock, a number that the future Democratic senator from New York said was catastrophic to the black community.

Moynihan wrote: "A community that allows a large number of young men to grow up in broken homes, dominated by women, never acquiring any stable relationship to male authority, never acquiring any rational expectations about the...