Who Will Stand Up for the Christians?
Ronald S. Lauder, New York Times
Why is the world silent while Christians are being slaughtered in the Middle East and Africa?
When Government Preschool Comes To Town
Ashley Bateman, The Federalist
Thousands of preschoolers in Alabama will go back to school this year in a variety of settings: faith-based, federally-funded, full-time, part-time, or private. But the state’s diverse preschool market is dwindling, and if legislators continue to support bigger federally funded programs, those choices will dry up.
How teen moms affect the economy, decades later
Danielle Kurtzleben, Vox
Just a couple extra years and a diploma for a teen mom might well change that woman’s life. But it could also mean a substantially bigger paycheck for her child, nearly 30 years down the road.
Married parents vs cohabiting parents
Nicole M. King, Mercatornet
A new study by the National Center for Health Statistics reveals “a baby frenzy happening among unmarried couples who live together.” According to the report, 58% of all unmarried births now occur to cohabiting couples, compared to 41% in 2002.