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Look Out for Eroding of Parental Authority

Maximus2 Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 11:41 AM
Marybeth, all our rights are being over run by the new social engineers who know better than we do do on how to raise our childern. Welcome to the new America! The New York mayor is now dictating to hospitals in New York as to what people may eat while they fight for their lives; what a charming country we live in ???
It’s been an eventful week at the intersection of parenting and politics, that busy corner where decision-making often is affected by the onslaught of traffic from social engineers, liberal educators, public health experts, and civil rights activists who know better than parents what’s best for their kids.

Several news stories seem to indicate that America’s moms and dads are losing ground in the effort to raise their children as they see fit. To wit:

In Rhode Island, the Cranston school district announced it was banning father-daughter and mother-son events because a complaint from the American Civil Liberties...