Riffing on seemingly thousands of sexist, outdated " rules for dating my daughter " lists, a t-shirt for feminist-minded fathers emphasizes that, ultimately, it's "her body, her rules. Yet this message is riling up certain segments of social conservatives, who believe women's bodies belong to their fathers until dad transfers that control to boyfriends or, preferably, husbands. A father believing his daughter has bodily autonomy provokes such contempt in PJ Media columnist Bonnie Ramthun that she names the hypothetical wearer of this shirt "worst dad of That's right — Rathun believes the worst thing a father could possibly do is instill feminist principles in his daughter.
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As a parent , you are used to setting out rules and boundaries for your children to keep them safe. That's why when your precious daughter starts dating , your mind turns to how wonderful it is that someone sees her for the wonderful person she is. Then the terrifying realization sets in that the rules you set out for your child don't apply anymore, and it's terrifying. But there is something you can do to protect your daughter from getting her heart broken or at least help. Contrary to what some may think, a rule is something that is meant to 'control' others , and is not meant to be broken, while a boundary is something that you need to set, but it's really up to you whether or not it is abided by.
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