This is a great article from Fatherhood.gov on the power of the barbershop as a community institution.
May 29, 2014
The simplest tasks in life, many times, have the power to connect us with others and affect us the most. For example, finding more healthy affordable food options on a simple trip to the local grocery store can change your family’s diet for years to come.
If you’re a Dad, one of those simple yet powerful tasks is the trip to the barbershop. ...