Liberal Self-Esteem Culture Is Killing Our Children

“Idle youth, enslaved to everything; by being too sensitive I have wasted my life.” – Arthur Rimbaud How much time do we waste by being sensitive? What portion of our lives are frittered  away by being hurt? Oversensitivity has become an epidemic—to use a woefully overused word I despise. Over the last two decades or so, self-esteem and self-worth ideology has become a central piece of the lives of every American child. There is certainly value in cultivating a child’s self-worth, but just Read more […]

Survey Reveals Youth Have More Inflated Sense Of Self-Entitlement

Move over baby-boomers, there’s a new monster in town, and it’s my generation. I’ve always said I don’t like people who are around my age (let’s say the 18-to-30 age group), and now a study conducted over the past 47 years that has surveyed roughly 9 million young adults gives me a rationale for my feelings. The study showed that college freshmen over the last 47 years have steadily come to think more and more highly of themselves, believing they are above average and exaggerating their skills Read more […]