David Blankenhorn

David Blankenhorn

David Blankenhorn is the founder and president of the Institute for American Values and the author of 'Fatherless America' and 'The Future of Marriage'. A noted figure in the campaign against same-sex marriage in the United States, his position changed and he voiced support of legalizing same-sex marriage in June 2012. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
David Blankenhorn has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2007 with an average of 1,066 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1987 - Present Founder and President, Institute for American Values Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Generosity Unbound</em>

    Generosity Unbound

    Calire Gaudiani looks at the history of philanthropy in the U.S. and argues that Americans would benefit more if there was…

  • Same-Sex Marriage Debate

    Same-Sex Marriage Debate

    David Blankenhorn and Evan Wolfson debated the question “Should State Legislatures Approve Same-Sex Marriage?” The debate was…

  • Father Absence in Black America

    Father Absence in Black America

    Forum members spoke about a report released by the Institute for American Values and called on the government and…

  • Confronting Fatherless America

    Confronting Fatherless America

    Mr. Blankenhorn, author of Fatherless America, spoke about the problem of families without the father. He argued that this…

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