Kids & Parents Need to Know Their Places

When it comes to raising children, something has fundamentally shifted for the worse in the last thirty years or so. Talk to parents of tweens, teens, and twenty-somethings and you'll hear horror stories about intransigent, insolent, vulgar, out-of-control, self-absorbed kids. Even from the coolest, grooviest, most laid-back moms and dads, you'll catch whispers of "I never would have talked to my parents like that!"

So what happened?

 

has covered family issues for over twenty years as a producer for CBS News and as a columnist. Currently a senior editor of Salvo, she has written for First Things, Touchstone, World Magazine and OneNewsNow.

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #37, Summer 2016 Copyright © 2019 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo37/families-without-peers