<a href=”http://www.cso.ie/en/releasesandpublications/er/silc/surveyonincomeandlivingconditions2014/” target=”_blank”>2014 Survey on Income and Living Conditions</a>, fatherlessness is strongly correlated

<a href=”https://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/parental-alienation-should-be-criminal-offence-says-group-1.2335436″ target=”_blank”>Parental Alienation Awareness Association</a> said there was a lack of understanding in Ireland of how serious this form of alienation can be and how much damage can be caused to children as a result.

<a href=”http://www.universitytimes.ie/2016/03/in-ireland-fathers-are-seen-as-disposable-utilities/” target=”_blank”>TCD University Times</a>, fathers are seen as disposable utilities. And fatherhood itself viewed as a privilege to be granted, rather than an inalienable right.

<a href= “https://www.oecd.org/pisa/keyfindings/pisa-2012-results-gender-eng.pdf/” target=”_blank”>The ABC of Gender Equality in Education: Aptitude, Behaviour and Confidence </a> this works;