Father-deprivation is a more reliable predictor of criminal activity than race, environment or poverty.
Father-deprived children are: 1. 72% of all teenage murderers.
2. 60% of rapists.
3. 70% of kids incarcerated.
4. Twice as likely to quit school.
5. 11 times more likely to be violent.
6. 3 of 4 teen suicides.
7. 80% of the adolescents in psychiatric hospitals.
8. 90% of runaways
The weight of evidence indicates that the traditional family based upon a married father and mother is still the best environment for raising children and it forms the soundest basis for the wider society.