” This is a line that dads need to learn to stay on top of, and it is important these archaic ideas of fatherhood die a quick death. As parents, we show our daughters respect in the hopes they will respect us back.

I also know there’s a high probability it was his partner or someone close to him who bought this shirt in some back alley joke t-shirt store.

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The motivation of the purchase of the shirt matters not. shirt’ without the obvious other suggestion of a ‘Dads Against Boys Who Must Want To Assault Daughters’ shirt?

Maybe it was purchased on a lark or maybe it is a family joke where they all look at it and laugh and want to burn the shirt at a campfire.

I saw these shirts for myself with my own left-leaning eyes. It is because the idea of ‘my daughter’s virginity is too precious’ isn’t the same as ‘I want my daughter to be safe’. We show our daughters that females are as strong as males, and hope that sets the path for who they will and will not fall in love with. ” Maybe, but I’m hopeful because I think it is okay for my daughters to make their own choices about the people they choose to bring into their lives. I think it important no one treats their daughters like meandering princesses lost in the woods.

It is because ‘dad as daughter’s keeper’ plays a big role in telling our young girls to defer to the men they look up to in their lives. We demonstrate through our relationship all the good and bad things relationship brings, and hope our daughters know they are free to choose the same if that is what they want. These shirts may be purchased in jest but I’m not sure a five-year-old fully understands that. ‘Dads For Daughters Dating’, or ‘Dads Who Accept Their Daughter’s Choices’ is more in line with how my wife and I are trying to raise our girls. ◊♦◊ Now, I know there’s every chance that the man (can I safely assume he is also a dad? In fact, very little of what he did the day I watched him sporting his ‘D. A shirt that reads ‘Dads Against Daughters Dating’ is horrible for a number of reasons: This shirt also comes in many forms: there’s the ‘Dads With Shotguns on Prom Night’ shirt; or, ‘Dads Who Lock Up Their Daughters’ Vaginas When They’re Born’ shirt. If you want to wear a shirt that supports your daughter’s future why not wear one of the ‘It Starts With You: #Im AMale Model’ campaign shirts that speaks to ending violence against women?Sprd Header.centralized Nav .navigation.container{padding:0}}. Sprd Header.centralized Nav .navigation .basket .indicator{left:2em}. Sprd Header.centralized Nav .navigation .wishlist .indicator{left:2.5em}. Sprd Header.centralized Nav Entries a.active{border-bottom-color:#00b2a5;z-index:10}. Sprd Header.centralized Nav Entries a.active:before{content:" ";position:absolute;z-index:-1;left:0;right:0;bottom:-5px;border-bottom:1px solid #00897f}. Oh, summer – a time to spend with our families doing things we often end up fighting over; a time to complain about how hot it is (only if we’re talking about the humidity of course); and, a time to watch men on the beach walk around with their young daughters proudly wearing their ‘D. I expect, “I know what went on in my head when I was a young man,” as the first line of defense a ‘D. This reads to me as, “I knew I wanted to have sex all the time and a young girl can’t expect that if we’re dating, I shouldn’t be allowed to act out those urges.” This notion, dear ‘D. I hope both my daughters have fulfilling relationships no matter what the sex is like if sex is even part of it – that is not for me to dictate.