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The Duggars

Duggar Sisters Say Josh Was 'A Little Too Curious About Girls'

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 06.05.2015 | Entertainment

Jill Dillard and Jessa Seewald, stars of "19 Kids and Counting," have spoken out and revealed they were two of the five minors whom their oldest broth...

The Duggars Break Their Silence In First Interview Following Child Molestation Scandal

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 06.04.2015 | Entertainment

On Wednesday, "19 Kids and Counting" stars Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar broke their silence for the first time since their oldest son Josh admitted th...

The HuffPost Show's Epic Take On Duggar Scandal

The HuffPost Show | Posted 05.31.2015 | HPSN

"The HuffPost Show" breaks down all the unfortunate details of the controversy surrounding the Duggar family. Watch more from our latest episode h...

Duggar Child Molestation Scandal Parodied By 'Funny Or Die'

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 05.29.2015 | Comedy

The Duggar family has been in the news following Josh Duggar's admission that he molested five minor girls when he was a teenager, some of whom were h...

Duggar Scandal Should Prompt TLC To Help Fight Child Abuse, Advocate Says

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 05.29.2015 | Impact

A women's rights group wants television executives to make sexual abuse prevention a priority on par with promoting one of their top-rated reality sho...

A Healing Choice The Duggars Could Have Made

Dr. Margaret Rutherford | Posted 05.28.2016 | Fifty
Dr. Margaret Rutherford

Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar did not guide their son to be one of those people. They likely were protecting him from going to jail. Or perhaps their own reputation. I don't know. But it's at the risk of giving the victims the message, "your pain is insignificant."

Cult of Patriarchy

Melissa Charles | Posted 05.27.2016 | Politics
Melissa Charles

His family, fans, and a politician have weighed in talking about how this was a 'teenage' mistake. And that God challenged them. They talk about how hard it is for Josh. About his victims? *crickets*

What You Need To Know About The 'Quiverfull' Movement

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.26.2015 | Religion

"19 Kids And Counting" stars Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar found themselves in the spotlight for dark reasons this week after reports surfaced that thei...

More Advertisers Drop '19 Kids And Counting' In Wake Of Child Molestation Scandal

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 05.28.2015 | Entertainment

UPDATE: On Wednesday, TMZ reported that Walgreens, Jimmy Dean, Pure Leaf Iced Tea, Ace Hardware, David's Bridal, ConAgra Foods, Party City and Behr ha...

Where's My Pile of Stones?

Zack Hunt | Posted 05.22.2016 | Religion
Zack Hunt

If we insist on continuing to equate stone-casting to simple, yet critical accountability, particularly when children are abused and neither their abusers nor those over them are held accountable, then I have just one question. Where's my pile of stones?

TLC Pulls '19 Kids And Counting' From Lineup

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment

TMZ was the first to report on Friday that TLC has pulled all airings of "19 Kids and Counting" from its lineup after tabloid reports of child molesta...

Josh Duggar Apologizes After Child Molestation Allegations Surface

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 05.22.2015 | Entertainment

Josh Duggar has apologized following reports that he was investigated for allegedly sexually molesting five underage girls, some of whom are his siste...

Amy Duggar Confirms Rumors That She Was Born Out Of Wedlock

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 01.30.2015 | Entertainment

While studies have found that more babies in the U.S. are being born out of wedlock than ever before, it's not something you'd expect from the Duggar ...

Pregnant Jill Duggar Poses For Sweet Christmas Photo

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 12.26.2014 | Entertainment

Jill Duggar is basking in Christmas (and baby) joy. The pregnant "19 Kids and Counting" star posed for a sweet holiday photo with her husband Deri...

Reality Stars The Duggars Find Themselves At Center Of Alleged Anti-Gay Controversy

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Reality stars The Duggars are feeling the heat after allegedly removing images of married same-sex couples from their Facebook photo challenge. Bo...

The Real Story Behind the Duggar Wedding

Ariane Fisher | Posted 01.13.2015 | Weddings
Ariane Fisher

I admit it. Jill Duggar's wedding video made me cry. But it wasn't the wedding itself. Did you notice how much of the two-hour special was actually devoted to the wedding? Thirty minutes!

LISTEN: Reality Star Michelle Duggar Records 'Fear-Mongering' Transphobic Robocall

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The matriarch of TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" Michelle Duggar has been publicly campaigning against an anti-discrimination bill in her home state of A...

The Duggars Want To Have Another Baby

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.21.2014 | TV

Despite having 19 kids, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar say they'd love to conceive another child. "We would love more children if God saw fit to give...

Sam Stein

Jim Bob Duggar Drops Support For Candidate Who Represented Risque Lingerie Shop

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

Jim Bob Duggar, the well-known television patriarch and active Republican, has rescinded his endorsement of an attorney general candidate in Arkansas ...

Jim Bob Duggar On Wife After 19 Kids: 'She's Found The Fountain Of Youth'

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.11.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Ahead of the eighth season of "19 Kids And Counting," 20 of the 21-member Duggar clan joined HuffPost Live to talk about life as a Duggar and the show...

Is Baby Number 20 In The Cards For Michelle Duggar?

Posted 10.11.2013 | Parents

Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar of TLC's "19 Kids And Counting" recently joined HuffPost Live via Google hangout to chat about their large family, dealing...

Duggar Child Enters Courtship, Allowed A 'Side Hug'

Posted 09.18.2013 | TV

When a Duggar child starts wooing someone, the whole family gets involved. Jessa Duggar, the fifth child of Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, has appare...

The Duggars Considering Adoption

Posted 03.27.2013 | Celebrity

Sounds like the Duggars are looking to expand their ever-growing brood. Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, who already have 19 children, don't necessari...

The Duggars Make A BIG Announcement

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.13.2013 | Parents

The Duggars, a family known primarily for having had 19 children and a reality TV show, are still growing. This time, however, Jim Bob and Michell...

'19 Kids & Counting': Michelle Duggar Gets A Birthday Makeover

Posted 10.31.2012 | TV

For Michelle Duggar's 46th birthday, her kids had a huge and unexpected surprise for her on "19 Kids & Counting." They brought in her childhood friend...