As a parent, I completely understand how much worry a parent has over their child or children. No matter how old our children get, we just never stop worrying about them. When our children reach their adolescence, there are unique struggles that they will certainly encounter, and this creates a whole new sense for worry for us as parents. Read more
Archive for Social Issues
Back in the day, a bully would beat up another child and take his lunch, or a group of “mean girls” would ridicule another girl within her earshot. Those types of abuse still occur, and they’re still painful for victims to bear. But there is a whole new level of bullying called cyber bullying, which can be even worse – because the victim often doesn’t know who her tormentors are. Read more
The Internet has brought about new ways of communicating. With the ability to connect virtually, people now have a forum to express themselves online. However, using the power of the Internet to connect and be heard can sometimes cause unintended consequences that can have a lasting effect. Read more
When minors, those below 18 years of age, commit atrocious crimes, it’s scary and shocking. How can a child bear to carry out heinous acts? It’s chilling to imagine; but there have been many appalling reports regarding juveniles and the monstrous crimes that they commit. So, what happens to a minor who gets arrested for a serious crime? Read more
Studies show that, on average, someone is killed by a drinking and driving motor vehicle accident ever 30 minutes. Non-fatal accidents are even more common, occurring every two minutes.
This happens for a variety of reasons but the fact is, the power to prevent these accidents lies with the driver of the vehicle. Use these tips to get home safely and prevent something unfortunate happening from drinking and driving. Read more