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Generation Me? Maybe Not!

Despite the stereotypes, boomer parents can be proud of raising tolerant and generous young adults

En español | Young people today are often criticized for falling short of the admirable standard set by young people of yesteryear. Somehow, today's young adults have acquired a reputation as exceptionally selfish generation. Again and again, they've been ridiculed as coddled, overindulged and over-praised from birth, so that by the time they reach their teens they expect the world to be laid at their feet with no special effort on their part. … Back to Article

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