THIS… is an awesome article. I’d like to first thank Mr. Nathan Hegedus for bringing this issue up and popularizing the very issue 8BitDad has been strong on for 1 year and counting: Dad blogging.
In this article on the HuffPo, Nathan is contrasting dad bloggers to the minority uprising (a la ‘new age’ feminists) to their gender counter-part, mom bloggers. And before I cut into the meat of the article, which 8BitDad Zach carved earlier today with a *cough* burning perspective, I just want to point out some comments left behind for this article after the spacejump.
(If anyone in the UK knows more about this than us or understands it better, feel free to set us straight in the comments!)
David Norgrove, who was chair of the Family Court Review Panel in England and once fought to have grandparents be a part of a child’s life after a divorce, has come out in grand fashion today suggesting that parents not be given equal weight in family courts. Instead, it is the child’s best interest that will be considered – regardless of the “meaningful relationship” that Norgrove himself previously suggested.
One of the particularly odd zings is: “No legislation should be introduced that creates or risks creating the perception that there is a parental right to substantially shared or equal time for both parents.”
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