Tucker Carlson says women making more money than men leads to “more drug and alcohol abuse, higher incarceration rates”

Tucker Carlson says women making more money than men leads to “more drug and alcohol abuse, higher incarceration rates”

Carlson: "In many areas, women suddenly made more than men. Now, before you applaud that as a victory for feminism, consider some of the effects”

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From the January 2 edition of Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight:

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TUCKER CARLSON (HOST): Male wages declined. Manufacturing, a male-dominated industry all but disappeared over the course of a generation. All that remained in many places were the schools and the hospitals, and both of them are traditional employers of women.

In many areas, women suddenly made more than men.

Now, before you applaud that as a victory for feminism, consider some of the effects.

Study after study has shown that when men make less than women, women generally don't want to marry them. Maybe they should want to marry them, but they don't. Over big populations this causes a drop in marriage, a spike in out-of-wedlock births and all the familiar disasters that inevitably follow.

More drug and alcohol abuse, higher incarceration rates, fewer families formed in the next generation. This is not speculation, it's not propaganda from the evangelicals. It's social science. We know it's true. Rich people know it best of all, that's why they get married before they have kids. That model works.

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