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Traditionally, talk of parenting has been the exclusive domain of women. From mommy blogs, to parenting magazines, to the iconic image of mother and child in art, raising children has been assumed to be a woman’s role.

But what about fatherhood? It’s a subject not given as much attention in the public arena. But our generation of young men is now giving more and more energy to their roles and experiences as fathers; and it’s about time we paid attention.

Read Andru Matthew’s essay on the ambiguity he felt towards his role as a father-to-be in “Facing Fatherhood.” Watch the film “Shane and Carmichael” for an interesting perspective on raising twins. Explore the touching photographs that capture fathers bonding with their children. Share your stories and join the conversation.
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LLOYD E. SCOTT
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I've been a step dad for the past 2 1/2 years, since I was 50. It is sad that because his real dad does not want to have anything to do with him, he makes up lies and tries to create friction with his mom and I, and of course he wants all...
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