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  The State of the Earth
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The Sins of Our Fathers?
Aired 4/21/1995

The current welfare debate has focused attention on single mothers. But that’s not enough. What about the fathers? The number of in-house fathers is quickly decreasing, as illegitimacy rates are rising steadily.
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  Amitai Etzioni
    George Washington University, author of The Spirit of Community-Rights, Responsibilities, and the Communitarian Agenda
  David Blankenhorn
    president of the Institute for American Values, author of Fatherless America
  Elijah Anderson
    professor of sociology at the University of Pennsylvania, author of Streetwise: Race, Class, and Change in an Urban Community
  Heidi Hartmann
    director and president of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research

Originally Aired: 4/21/1995

   
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