Thursday, June 17, 2010

Matt C. Abbott: "'No-fault' divorce: moms vs. dads"

Matt C. Abbott column
'No-fault' divorce: moms vs. dads

Matt C. Abbott
Matt C. Abbott
June 17, 2010

Veteran Catholic journalist Phil Lawler of recently posted a commentary about Stephen Baskerville's book Taken Into Custody. Phil writes (excerpted; click here to see the entire commentary):

    Taken Into Custody ... is a revealing, frightening book about (as the subtitle puts it) 'the war against fatherhood, marriage, and the family.' The author explains how, in response to the urgings of feminists that women must be protected, the courts have turned against fathers. A married man can be taken from his own home, ordered to stay away from his own children, compelled to pay expenses that he cannot control, slapped with a restraining order — all without any plausible evidence that he has done anything wrong!

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Matt C. Abbott is a Catholic columnist with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication, Media and Theatre from Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago, and an Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Management from Triton College in River Grove, Ill. He has worked in the right-to-life movement and is a published writer focused on Catholic and social issues. He can be reached at