One of the most common critiques of the supposed advantages of marriage is that married adults and their children only do better because of their education and money. It’s not marriage that conveys the advantages of life. It’s just that those who are better educated are more likely to get married. They then go on […]
Family breakdown costs £50bn a year
When couples split up, families move from one to two households. Poverty is a common outcome that affects children. Six out of ten lone parents are supported by the state compared to one out of ten couple parents. That's where most of the £50bn is spent.