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Betsy Hart

Writer, Author

Betsy Hart is a nationally syndicated cultural and family columnist for the Scripps Howard News Service. Formerly a press officer on the Reagan White House staff, Betsy’s popular first book, It Takes a Parent: How the Culture of Pushover Parenting is Hurting out Kids and What
to do About It
, (Putnam Books) was released in September, 2005.

Hart offers her common sense advice to families every morning on “The Family Minute” on WYLL Radio/AM1160 Chicago.

Articles about Betsy have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, The Washington Times, Maclean’s,The Ladies Home Journal and other publications. And in an appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Betsy was featured as one of America’s top five women columnists.

Betsy is raising her four school-aged children in the suburbs of Chicago.
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Why All the Single Ladies are Still Single

Relationships today are so geared to a woman's needs -- is he sensitive, does he understand her, does he take care of the kids and listen to her feelings? Of course, women should be treated well. But in our dialogue on relationships today, there seems to be very little interest in a man's needs.
02/14/2012 12:15 EST