Argument: Polygamy helps ensure that fathers stick around for their children

Issue Report: Polygamy

Reasons to agree

  1. “Why not Mr. and Mrs. – & Mrs… & Mrs…?”. The Jerusalem Post. Apr 2, 2006 – “while there’s nothing wrong with fulfilling the desire for motherhood, my hunch is that children are better off in [polygamous] households where a daddy is present.”

Reasons to disagree

  1. There is no reason to believe that a polygamist dad would stick around for his children more than a normal father.

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