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Look Out for Eroding of Parental Authority

Celebrate Homogeneity Wrote: Sep 27, 2012 7:43 AM
Nor does the assumption that every parent is running a third car or has a boat. As for $300 shoes, the target market for them is not parents; it's the EBT and spinning rims crowd.
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...