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Marriage Gap

Is the Marriage Gap Driving Inequality? David Blankenhorn Interviews Lawrence Mead

Rev. Amy Ziettlow | Posted 05.30.2014 | Politics
Rev. Amy Ziettlow

Marriage has become a profound, if paradoxical, bell weather of our culture; for 21st century Americans it seems that marriage is at the same time both indispensable and disposable, acclaimed by all and unachievable by a majority. Discerning why this is so requires honest and patient conversation.

Marriage Gap Key to Unlocking the Gender Gap in 2010 and Beyond

Page Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Page Gardner

The Fat Lady isn't singing yet. Women will make up the majority of the electorate on Tuesday and they will decide -- depending whether more married or unmarried women turn out -- who sings on Election Day.

Why the So-Called "Marriage Gap" Is Good for Your Relationship

Douglas LaBier | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Douglas LaBier

Society's attitude towards marriage is changing. The marriage rate has dropped by 37% in four decades, and 50% of marriages end in divorce. What's the best way to understand these shifts?

The Unmarried Electorate: 60% Obama, 33% McCain

Bella DePaulo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bella DePaulo

But where is the love? When was the last time you heard about this demographic juggernaut on Morning Joe? Where are the network stories or the feature articles in newspapers or magazines?