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“Just feel it,” my friend said. “Take it as your father speaking to you, telling you how much he loves you.” (Image via YouTube)

"This Is Us" Mirrors Watching My Absent Black Father Die of Cancer

When This Is Us debuted, I was all in. What I didn’t expect is that it would touch my heartstrings in a way I hadn’t prepared for. Read...
Shannon Luders-Manuel    |   03.30.17   |   SHARE
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“Boys will be boys” needs to STOP. Image: Schock Photography.

It's Not 'Cute' When Dads Threaten My Son For Dating Their Daughter

The role of overprotective father is not a new one, it is a tired concept that needs to just die, already. Don't threaten my son for dating your Read...
Kasey Ferris of Your Tango    |   05.9.16   |   SHARE
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My Father Never Said I Love You, But I'll Be Different

I realized my father was from a generation that never said those three little words. He was saying he loved me without them. But I didn't realize it Read...
Catherine Gigante-Brown    |   02.27.15   |   SHARE
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