Infographic: The Sad Outcomes of Being Fatherless

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More and more homes in the U.S. are led by single moms, doing their best to both financially support and rear their children. Some women are even choosing to bear or to adopt children even though there will be no father in the home. Some people say this is OK and is no problem for the children involved. But statistics say something different. This infographic lays bare the truth.


Gale Boyd is the managing editor for She is a Jewish convert to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and has lived all over the world. She has raised 6 Third Culture Kids and is always homesick for somewhere.