The higher poverty rates -- 22 percent for whites, 35.6 percent for blacks and 37.9 percent for Hispanics -- are among unmarried families.
The welfare state has made it easy for women to go unmarried and for men to abandon their children. You know how they say that "the democrats take care of the little guy.The people that believe that ride that admonition straight to poverty. "The problem with this though is that it is a fail proof recipe for poverty; and as you read, a whole host of other problems. Since the 60's the morality barometer has been steadily declining also.