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CDC: Black men better
fathers than white men

American Thinker, by Ed Straker

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Posted By:magnante, 1/2/2018 9:55:24 AM

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), which I affectionately refer to as the Diseased Centers of Control, have conducted a study showing that black men make better parents than white men. The study, conducted in 2013, came to light in a recent Washington Post article on the Post´s favorite topic – you guessed it! – of racism. The study was conducted by the CDC´s Division of Vital Statistics, centering on how involved fathers are in the lives of their children. It found the following: 1) Thirty-five percent of white fathers who don´t live with their children do not eat meals


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/2/2018 10:01:08 AM     (No. 11497575)

After enumerating in bullet point fashion the points the CDC comes up with, Straker plants his tongue firmly in his cheek and lists, in similar fashion, how these deficiencies in white fathering might be mitigated.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 1/2/2018 10:06:06 AM     (No. 11497579)

The saving grace of the report could be that black mothers work, sometimes 2 jobs while the fathers do not work even one. Maybe this is only evident where I live.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Aasilver, 1/2/2018 10:26:27 AM     (No. 11497602)

The ´deep State´ needs to be buried.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 1/2/2018 10:30:33 AM     (No. 11497608)

I love satire. And the sharper the better

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Reply 5 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 1/2/2018 10:36:46 AM     (No. 11497613)

I didn´t see the stat about how many black homes don´t have a father living in it. Isn´t that something like 90%?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jalo1951, 1/2/2018 10:46:10 AM     (No. 11497625)

We know this isn´t true. Everyone knows this that. Why would they even put this out there? This reads like an article in the Onion. I´m not to thrilled with our tax money going toward government satire.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JustCause, 1/2/2018 10:53:51 AM     (No. 11497631)

Well there goes any credibility the CDC had.

You can believe what you see and experience daily or the CDC issued ´report´.

Maybe it´s from one of those over-educated (no common sense) academics that doesn´t know April Fools Day is April 1st - Not Jan 1st.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 1/2/2018 10:56:12 AM     (No. 11497633)

Giving the LGBT crowd a run for their money. Everyone knows homosexuals are better parents than straights.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: fayebeck, 1/2/2018 11:02:46 AM     (No. 11497643)

I bet the poll was conducted on those TV sitcoms and commercials. Even gays make better parents than "normal" parents.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 1/2/2018 11:04:44 AM     (No. 11497647)

Oh, yeah, that´s easy to tell. From the crime statistics.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mc squared, 1/2/2018 11:28:23 AM     (No. 11497688)

#10 makes a good point.

The methodology the CDC used is suspect because the universe of black men not in prison and agree to be polled may be VERY small.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Clinger, 1/2/2018 11:30:01 AM     (No. 11497690)

They had to do something to keep us from connecting bad policy to violence. Take the lack of fathers off the table then the crime is all caused by evil white racism. Isn´t that convenient.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: dvc, 1/2/2018 11:40:25 AM     (No. 11497699)

Seems like only about 20-30% even hang around to meet their progeny, let alone act like a father.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Hank Reardon, 1/2/2018 11:50:50 AM     (No. 11497709)

Or to put it another way... Black men as fathers are 1 in 100.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Jennie C., 1/2/2018 11:51:04 AM     (No. 11497710)

My uncle worked in Public Health for 40 years. All the way back in the 70´s, he told my father (his brother) that the scientists at the CDC were "top-notch," but not to believe what came out of the CDC because it was all politicized.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: JimBob, 1/2/2018 11:53:08 AM     (No. 11497713)

CDC defines ´better fathers´ as males who fertilize a female, then leave.

Example: Desmond Hatchett, 33, of Knoxville, Tennessee (photo shows he is black) who fathered 30 kids with 11 different women...... then asked the Courts for relief from having to pay so much child support.

link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2146545/Man-fathered-30-kids-11-different-women-says-needs-break--child-support.html

.....Or the article about the Desmond and two others of his ilk (not mentioned in the article, but photos show they are all blacks) whose sperm produced EIGHTY ONE children with FORTY SIX different women..... and are paying NO child support to ANY of them.

Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2159476/Tennessees-deadbeat-dads-The-men-81-children-46-different-women--theyre-paying-child-support-them.html

Overall the black rate of illegitimacy is what.... 77%?

link: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/77-black-births-to-single-moms-49-for-hispanic-immigrants/article/2622236

I rest my case.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Maggie2u, 1/2/2018 12:05:58 PM     (No. 11497722)

I would guess that Black men don´t beat their children as much as White men. Mainly because if they started to hit one of their kids, a prison guard would stop them.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: columba, 1/2/2018 12:16:07 PM     (No. 11497741)

There is probably some truth to the study results. However, I remember that the CDC has also declared Christianity a threat to health.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Cor-Vet, 1/2/2018 12:16:33 PM     (No. 11497744)

They only polled black fathers that lived at home, not the baby daddies!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/2/2018 12:37:25 PM     (No. 11497760)

How can that be, if the black fathers are never around, and proudly so? Is this a parody study or something? Because I am not buying it for a moment.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Newtsche, 1/2/2018 12:47:44 PM     (No. 11497771)

If there was any doubt, it´s now official, the CDC is a criminal enterprise.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/2/2018 12:53:44 PM     (No. 11497779)

And soul food is heart-healthy.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Me_Opinionated_Nah, 1/2/2018 1:11:57 PM     (No. 11497800)

Hey Guys! Raise your hands if you were surveyed by the CDC.

(Just as I thought.)

Never mind!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/2/2018 1:22:27 PM     (No. 11497811)

I laughed so loudly and so long at the headline that dear hubby had to come find out what was so funny.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Pchristopher, 1/2/2018 1:24:47 PM     (No. 11497813)

Whoever authored this study must have a federal Grand at stake.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: strike3, 1/2/2018 1:28:15 PM     (No. 11497815)

This might be true. The real challenge is in finding a black man who would admit to being a father.

This study from the same organization that urges everybody to get a flu shot knowing that the efficacy is sometimes under 20%.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 1/2/2018 3:07:52 PM     (No. 11497877)

This survey obviously wasn´t taken in "The Hood".

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Reply 28 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 1/2/2018 3:11:16 PM     (No. 11497878)

What do you get when you mix science and politics? The CDC report stating black men make better fathers than white men.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: winnie1, 1/2/2018 3:44:10 PM     (No. 11497914)

CDC: Black men better
fathers than white men

It must be a long distance love form Rikers Island to home. I think they might mean Grandma not father, even that is a stretch.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: anonymous, 1/2/2018 4:14:41 PM     (No. 11497940)

The CDC´s racially tagged conclusions may be based on self-selecting "polls" that are the complete opposite of randomly sampled polls. As such, they are not worth the paper they´re written on.

In any case, why is the CDC engaging in identity politics? Diseases don´t know identity.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: nina584, 1/2/2018 4:27:40 PM     (No. 11497949)

Those baby´s daddy are amazing!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/2/2018 6:50:34 PM     (No. 11498064)

So why do black men make babies and run away?

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Reply 33 - Posted by: billa, 1/3/2018 5:23:00 PM     (No. 11499050)

Where is the racist outcry?

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