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Growing Up in a Culture of Fear

My wife and I have been reflecting on an article we recently read in Newsweek magazine where the author said this:

It seems that we are up against a rising tide of scheduled childhoods born from a culture of fear.  No one…allows her young child to explore the woods, wander local neighborhoods or ride a bike across town without supervision…We have come to accept that it is our job to keep our children from harm at the expense of everything else.

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