Archive for June 19th, 2012

COLUMN: Agar – The answer is with more fathers, not less bullets

- June 19th, 2012

Ban bullets? No. Find fathers? Ye

by Jerry Agar

We don’t need to ban bullets. We need to find fathers, champion them, and encourage — demand — they step up and be fathers.

Rather than promote populist anti-gun policies, which is the easy thing to do but the least likely to produce a positive result, let’s get back to promoting family. Fathers matter.

When violence occurs, some are quick to blame poverty and lack of employment and opportunity.

But lack of money and employment are symptoms of a disease; lack of fathers. Read more…