Kids’ stuff

Juvenile obesity, teen mass-pregnancy pacts, natalism — what does it all mean? Kay Hymowitz and Kerry Howley debate kid-centered politics.

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    Kerry Howley says low fertility rates may mean a whole lot of things or nothing at all. Kay Hymowitz warns that decreasing fertility has a real impact on society.

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    Kay Hymowitz and Kerry Howley both applaud Barack Obama for speaking out on absent fathers, but differ on what the solution is.

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    Kerry Howley says overweight children need help, not humiliation. Kay Hymowitz says parents must help children develop the bottle within.

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    Kay Hymowitz says the Gloucester teen pregnancy story reveals a change in attitudes toward the family. Kerry Howley counters that we need to stop thinking a baby is the cure to an empty life.