Maggie Gallagher is an affiliate scholar at the Institute for American Values, based in New York, and the author of The Case for Marriage and two other books. Her syndiacted column can be found at http://www.uexpress.com/
"Family Values: The Sequel," Arlene Skolnick raises
two important questions. First, is the trend toward family fragmentationunderstood
as a steady decline in the proportion of children growing up with
their two parentsa harmful one? And second, should progressives
and other people of goodwill seek to reverse this trend?