Changing Your Perception About Child Support

Changing Your Perception About Child Support

Dr. David Lee Asbery discusses how his views about child support changed after his own divorce and suggests ways that men can start viewing similar situations in a new light.

Parenting on a Budget or the Lack Thereof

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You can’t buy happiness, and I’m not one to put a price on it; however, I am open to leasing options. For the children.

5 Lessons My Kids Learned From the Government Shutdown

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Kyle Wiley made the most of the government shutdown by using it as a teaching tool for his two young children.

I Hate Accepting Help

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Patrick Brothwell is trying to figure out why he continually bites the proverbial hand that feeds him.

Is Healthy Eating Possible on a Budget?

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If eating healthy, organic food is important to you, the sky’s the limit in terms of cost.

Union Square Strike: The Past Meets the Present

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Fast food workers strike outside the McDonalds location on Union Square.

McDonald’s Budget Plan Leaves Out Critical Line: Corporate Welfare

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Peter S. Goodman believes raising the minimum wage would be a jolt of stimulus benefiting everyone — because otherwise minimum wage earners need government assistance just to survive.

Back To Business

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Ken Goldstein favors a pro-business compromise on the economy.

Ten things I've learned from Rob Ford

Gravy is a problem, but pork is quite alright. There is an important and critical distinction between paying lip service to participatory democracy and actually listening to constituents. If you hear without listening, and do what you were planning to do anyway, then what’s the point of town hall meetings? Luckily, the mayor is just […]

Where Are Women in the Debt Deal?

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As a new budget deal appears to be in sight, we ask the question.

Military Families Face Pay Freeze, More Uncertainty

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The looming government shutdown is already affecting our active military. The Good Men Project talks to an Army Reservist stationed in Khowst Province, Afghanistan, about our troops’ reaction to Washington’s games.

New York City Cancels Christmas

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I know we need to cut costs, but this? Say it ain’t so. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and New York City have cancelled Christmas.