Equal Parenting Activism (
under construction )
Essay Project in Progress
Critical Issues of Equal Parenting (not
This essay is an update of the brief that
I presented to the Canadian Parliament's Special Joint Committee
on Custody and Access in 1998, on behalf of HEART (Human Equality Action
and Resource Team). The issues have changed very little, but the
language of the movement has changed to reflect clearer new goals (equal
parenting), new evidence has come in, and I have changed my views about
what the movement should be pressing for.
My Work History
|I'm not going to try covering all of
my work, because there are too many little bits that probably nobody can
ever recover, and because I just don't remember well enough. At one
time or another since 1998, I've been connected with most of the equal
parenting or father-friendly group leaders and activists in Canada.
They must surely have different perspectives on the situations that we
all lived through. The arrangement is more or less chronological.
Special Joint Committee on Custody and Access