One thing that never ceases to amaze is how often prescient writers predicted where we’d be today, but were ignored at the time. This essay from the 1990s by Peter Schwartz explores the issues from a philosophical Objectivist position.
Do you think that child support laws have the effect of making sure men meet their responsibilities for children that they father? Sometimes, perhaps. But we are betting you are completely unaware of how extreme these laws are, and who they actually hurt.
“The One Good Man sees all other men as feckless, immoral, weak, beneath him. The One Good Man is good because he knows he is the only good man. He is special.” These are the words of Alison Tieman, who gives us some brilliant insight into the nature of “good” men, or at least those who obsess on making that claim.