A whopping 70 percent of Americans now say divorce is morally acceptable, reports a Gallup poll, even as the approval rate for gay "marriage" soars. Have we completely abandoned the family? Just in time, the last book of renowned social historian Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, published posthumously, explains why traditional marriage is the bedrock of everything good, true, and beautiful about our culture—and why it's worth saving.
Shelia O'Connor-Ambrose, Fox-Genovese's student and the editor of her landmark book—Marriage: The Dream that Refuses to Die—explains why true marriage is rooted in history and good for all of society.
For the Gallup poll, click here.