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More Dads Staying Home and Being At-Home Parents as Pandemic Changes Social Norms

As Covid closed down businesses across the country, researchers noted a confusing trend. Even in households where women were earning more than men, moms were choosing to leave the workforce to look after their children. But in some situations, the practical constraints of the pandemic forced families to confront the social bias against fathers that has lasted for decades.

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Three Ways Fathers Can Nurture Their Sons

There’s been a lot of traction on social media lately regarding how fathers can nurture their daughters — but what about their sons? Boys have emotional needs as well.

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Children of Single Fathers Succeed in School When Dad Takes Part

Recently, the U.S. Department of Education conducted a study that made it clear that single dads’ efforts have a big impact on grades and attitude when it comes to education, regardless of how much parenting time they have.

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Angry Mother Tries to Kill Ex During Custody Exchange, Murders Their Child Instead

Undra Henderson fought hard to keep his child safe. The system let them down time and time again. Their story isn’t unique enough for you to let your guard down. If you’re at all worried about your safety, take these extra steps to protect yourself and your child.

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Dads Face-Off With Sharks, Bears to Keep Their Kids Safe This Summer

Forget about unemployment, the pandemic and other everyday worries. Some dads are literally fending off bear and shark attacks to keep their kids alive.

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‘Operation Pay Up’ Arrests Dads Whether They’re Delinquent on Child Support or Not

Operation Pay Up claims to target parents who are willfully behind on child support payments, but it doesn’t live up to that promise.

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An Acknowledgment of Father’s Day 2020 from DadsRights.org

Our society has a long way to go in respecting dads of all kinds, but we see you. We’re proud of you. We hope you’re proud of you too.

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Changing Attitudes on Back Child Support Debts Are Creating New Resources for Dads in Need

Facebook is becoming an unlikely source of help for single dads who are searching for affordable housing, medicine and other necessities.

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Single Foster Dad Adopts Teen Abandoned by First Adoptive Family

Tony was abandoned at 2, adopted at 4, abandoned again at age 11. Then he met single foster dad Peter Mutabazi.

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How Dads Can Help All Boys Excel in the Classroom

A recent study shows how gender bias toward reading is discouraging boys’ early academic development. Learn how dads can help.