Who or What is the Biggest Threat to the “Traditional Family”?

3 Sep

Alex Henderson writing at Alternet correctly identifies those who have done the most harm to the “traditional family” .    

Social conservatives are right about one thing: the American family is under attack, but not from cultural liberals. The greatest threat to the American family is economic stress — and the modern-day Republicans and social conservatives who preach family values are the ones who have done the most to imperil the American family. From union-busting and the outsourcing of jobs to developing countries and opposing universal health care, social conservatives have not only endangered the American middle class — they have also made it increasingly hard to raise a “traditional” family.

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