Fathers4Justice asks, Is it a happy Fathers Day for you?


Wha_ dads_Really_Want_FATHERS4JUSTICEFNLIs it a Happy Father’s Day for you? In excess of 50% of the US population is divorced. In 84.4% of those divorces the father is the non-custodial parent, with at best, a 4 day a month visitation schedule. Is that in the best interest of any child?

After a divorce or separation a full 40% of all mothers believe there is no need for the children to have any contact at all with their father. Is that in the best interest of the child?

  • In excess of 43% of US children live without their father, and the numbers are growing daily.(USDHHS Census)
  • 90% of homeless and runway children are from fatherless homes.(USDHHS Census)
  • A full 71% of pregnant teenagers lack a father.(USDHHS)
  • 63% of youth suicides are from fatherless homes.(USDHHS Census)
  • 85% of children who exhibit behavioral disorders come from fatherless homes.(Center for Disease Control)
  • 71% of high school dropouts come from fatherless homes.(Natl Principals Association report on the state of High Schools)
  • 75% of adolescent patients in chemical abuse centers come from fatherless homes.(Rainbows f for all God’s Children)
  • Fatherless boys and girls are: TWICE as likely to drop out of high school; TWICE as likely to end up in jail; FOUR times as likely to need help for emotional or behavioral problems.(US Department of Health and Human Services, March 26, 1999.)HOW CAN ANY FATHER HAVE A HAPPY FATHERS DAY WHEN HE KNOWS HIS CHILDREN ARE BEING ABUSED? One fathers resolution? Self-immolation… http://freekeene.com/2011/06/16/thomas-james-ball-self-immolated-in-protest-of-the-justice-system/

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