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The Future of Childhood

June 14, 2024

Responsibilities towards children and how to protect their rights amid family and societal conflicts are complex issues. Let’s talk about children and childhood–and their experiences that vary greatly depending on their socioeconomic status. While some children face harsh realities similar to those in a Charles Dickens novel, others lead overly structured lives filled with activities managed by adults. Both situations present different challenges, including lost opportunities for free play. Moreover, wealth does not necessarily protect children from serious issues like drug addiction, bullying, and ineffective parenting. Let’s discuss these and many other issues related to childhood together.

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