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A Nation of "Community" Children?!

Opinionated-American Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 5:21 PM
If that was sound then we are in trouble. Comment should have been- Communitys should help parents with children. Way I took it that the communitys own children. BAH!!!!

As a mother, I was fascinated to learn from Melissa Harris-Perry that my husband and my children aren't really ours:

We have never invested as much in public education as we should have because we've always had kind of a private notion of children: Your kid is yours and totally your responsibility. We haven't had a very collective notion of these are our children. So part of it is we have to break through our kind of private idea that kids belong to their parents, or kids belong to their families, and recognize that kids...