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“Nobody Gets Married Any More, Mister”

 

Gerry Garibaldi talks about how a failing marriage culture is partly to blame for our failing schools:

Here’s my prediction: the money, the reforms, the gleaming porcelain, the hopeful rhetoric about saving our children—all of it will have a limited impact, at best, on most city schoolchildren. Urban teachers face an intractable problem, one that we cannot spend or even teach our way out of: teen pregnancy. This year, all of my favorite girls are pregnant, four in all, future unwed mothers every one. There will be no innovation in this quarter, no race to the top. Personal moral accountability is the electrified rail that no politician wants to touch. [Continue reading]

2 Comments

  1. Peabody Aristholde
    Posted January 31, 2011 at 12:29 pm | Permalink

    Very sad what is happening to marriage in America. I"m sure glad blaming and banning homosexual marriage is the solution for this.

  2. MIke Brooks
    Posted February 1, 2011 at 1:47 am | Permalink

    " I"m sure glad blaming and banning homosexual marriage is the solution for this."

    Homosexual activitist pushing to change the definition of marriage is one of many things that threatens marriage in America. No-fault divorce laws, sexual promiscuity, lower moral standards, are just a few of the others.