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A Nation of "Community" Children?!

PlanetReality Wrote: Apr 10, 2013 2:31 PM
NO!!! MY CHILDREN R MINE!! MY JOB to raise them to merge into the community as a responsible, mature, hard working adult regardless of ones income!!!! The problem is society has lost their way as we promote a society with no boundaries for responsibility, morals or values so the easy way out is for our liberals to decide we r a one community to be responsible for every ones else as we struggle in this economy to have time to spend with our own children!!! ! If we put as munch energy into raising our children into mature, hardworking responsible adult, MAGINE THE time our EDUCATORS CAN PUT INTO EDUCATING WE WOULD HAVE AN EINSTEIN SOCIETY INSTEAD OF THE OPPOSITE!!!!

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...