Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. At age 43, with one marriage and one divorce behind me, with a teenager on the loom, the last thing on my mind is marriage. Marriage is an institution that is slowly crumbling. But my thoughts are about why single-hood is so appealing to people nowadays and how marriage is increasingly seen as a burden rather than the beautiful bond it used to be.
A woman can cheat and get knocked up, and if husband is on the birth certificate he is screwed. Sounds like a lose lose for the man and win win r the woman. Still wonder why marriage rates will be single digits if this continues?
Then you lose your money, friends and family. The risk is too great.
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We do not have the patience to remain with one person our entire lives, especially if we marry in our 20 and or early to mid 30s. Why the heck would I want to subject myself to a legal contract with potentially devastating and unpredictable downside risk but with absolutely no positive benefit to me?
American men are starting to wise up to this and thankfully marriage rates will further decline. Nelson The fact is that marriage is for weak, insecureco-dependent people who are not strong enough to be independent and want to be accepted by the larger society which is largely the same pathetic way.
Too many selfish women. The quality of the lower class female has been declining in recent years so men can no longer turn to the lower classes for sex and babies.
Without enough beautiful women to go around it creates more selfish women among the classes that qualify. Because these affluent women have bargaining power over who gets sex they turn the entire nation into a hellish circus for its men.
What do these affluent women like to do? The responses here are hilarious, the creators of this fake feminist sponsored site must be squirming with all these responses from real guys. They have nothing to gain, and everything alimony, child support, jail to lose. Men have been financially crucified by courts and access to their children is usually difficult.
7 Reasons Marriage Is On the Decline If you're blissfully in love and think you are among the 50 percent who will stay together, by all means, go for it. But please have long, meaningful talks (and often) with your would-be spouse about your goals, responsibilities, dealbreakers, and keeping your identity. Keywords: is the nuclear family in decline Introduction & history of the family "Most people's idea of a normal household is a married couple with children. Does this longer correspond with the reality of people's lives? The collective result of these cultural changes is that a less family-oriented, more individualistic approach to relationships, marriage, and family life has gained ground since the s. For instance, young.
It is a legal contract between a man and the government and it does not benefit men in any tangible way. A must see for anyone contemplating marriage, It is a real eye opener. For starters in the US your constitutional rights do not apply to family court.
Lawyers often contribute to judges election campaigns; it is a system deigned to rape financially. The divorce industry in the US generates 50billion a year for the legal profession. The court will seize your assets, properties etc in order to insure that your legal bills get paid, the lawyers on the show charged between and per hour — not including their staff.On the other hand, the decline in marriage and rise in single parenthood has been dramatic and the economic and cultural transformations behind these trends may be difficult to reverse.
Parenting in America 1. The American family today. Family life is changing.
Two-parent households are on the decline in the United States as divorce, remarriage and cohabitation are on the rise. Yes, Matt Yglesias, The Marriage Decline Is A Problem The decline of marriage is one of the primary reasons that the richer and poorer classes in our country are increasingly separate and unequal.
The Class-Based Decline in Marriage. About half (52%) of all adults in this country were married in ; back in , seven-in-ten (72%) were.
This decline has occurred along class lines. In , there was a 16 percentage point gap in marriage rates between college graduates (64%) and those with a high school diploma or less (48%).
The Marriage Crisis How marriage has changed in the last 50 years and why it continues to decline. by Aja Gabel. Rotunda Cake by Anita Gupta of Maliha Creations, She puts particular emphasis on family transitions, when family structure changes with marriage, divorce or remarriage.
7 Reasons Marriage Is On the Decline If you're blissfully in love and think you are among the 50 percent who will stay together, by all means, go for it. But please have long, meaningful talks (and often) with your would-be spouse about your goals, responsibilities, dealbreakers, and keeping your identity.