EQUALITY

Anti-Racist Actions We Are Taking – Parents Article

From Now On We Are Taking Active ANTI-Racist ActionsHey, Ashley here, Liesaboutparenting.com founder and the editor responsible for the content LAP publishes. If your email inbox looks like mine, you have what feels like a gazillion emails from brands, blogs, companies, and influencers about the Black Lives Matters movement. It’s about damn time. You likely found LiesAboutParenting.com a while back because you were looking for answers to hard parenting or mental health questions. We’ve never shied away from discussing topics that make people…

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Not Afraid to Step Into the Fight When We Can’t See the Light – Single Dad, Parents Article

(Author’s note: Writing and posting today nearly undermines its intended purpose. Today is not a day for my voice. It’s just the day I had the opportunity to use it. I’ve not posted in nearly three months. I don’t anticipate that kind of gap happening again. Please don’t interpret this as me trying to talk over others. Please interpret this as me encouraging others to join me in listening to everyone who must be heard. They must.) … Here’s how…

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A Day Without A Woman; Protesting The Protest – Single Dad, Parents Article

The need for women is no more or less essential than the need for men. Mothers are no more important than fathers. Wives are no more important than husbands. However, I don’t hear any men threatening to stay home to protest the fact that they are much more likely to die or be injured in workplace accidents (because they are more likely to take the dangerous and higher paying jobs). I don’t hear men threatening to stay home because they…

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My Rights As A Father, Do Not Care About Your Feelings – Single Dad, Parents Article

Yesterday morning, the Friday before Father’s Day, I joined men and women across the country in standing for parental equality and fathers’ rights at the fourth annual Fatherless Day Equal Parenting Rally. I stood at the state Capitol in Austin, TX with 50+ people; both men and women who are sick of the injustices of the American “family” court system. People who are sick of seeing Fathers treated like second-class citizens, or ATM’s. I spoke to men who have not…

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Hey Women; You Are Not Oppressed! – Single Dad, Parents Article

Yes, I know all the standard rhetoric spewed by feminists and liberal politicians. “it’s a fact, there are more sexual assaults now than ever before!”“it’s been proven that women are paid less than men!”“women have a right to affordable healthcare and abortions!” Well ladies (and gentlemen who have put your testicles away for safe keeping), at the risk of surely being labeled a sexist and misogynist, I’m just going to say what everyone else is afraid to say to you;…

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