Questioning "Perfect" Family Research

Bryan Caplan, economist and author of Selfish Reasons to Have Kids, may think that because parenting can be easier than you think you shouldn't hesitate to keep having more kids, but is more necessarily better when it comes to creating the "perfect" family?...more

Can We Talk About NOT Having Kids?!

No one really wants to talk about it; not having children. Society just isn’t built for the discussion of the absence of children, I suppose. Instead, society glorifies the family structure at every turn; the media, popular television, the tax system. It’s set up to entice citizens to have children, and it works pretty well. I was once among those who assumed that I was going to have children--that I wanted to have children. That was, until I got married. ...more