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Kids, Teens, Video Games, and When Parents Should Worry

Michele Borba June 27, 2011 Comments Off on Kids, Teens, Video Games, and When Parents Should Worry

Why diminishment of kid empathy should be our biggest concern about media and video games. Ratings, research, solutions, and how to gear up and parent the “Controller Generation”   “Can’t I just play one

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Empathy Crisis: Why Children Are Crueler

Michele Borba May 2, 2010 Comments Off on Empathy Crisis: Why Children Are Crueler

EMPATHY: Identifying with and feeling other people’s concerns. Eleven-year-old Nathaniel Abraham from Pontiac, Michigan, told his friend that he was going to shoot somebody. He allegedly stole a gun and practiced his aim on

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The Mean Girl Scene

Michele Borba December 8, 2009 Comments Off on The Mean Girl Scene

Read the paper lately or heard any of the troubling stories about our girls? It appears many of the sugar and spice set are no longer nice. Here are just a sample appalling recent

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