We obscenely value those with athletic prowess and other entertainers over the ability to save lives; we underpay teachers while people who can fabricate synthetic financial instruments make billions.
The former to power, the latter to drugs. I was surprised to see the response from a group of very young girl dancers imating pop dancers dressed poorly and they won the competition. The people in office in this country are falling us!
I do not mean to imply that the place of a woman is solely in the home, but it is hard to argue the values and moral turpitude of our previous generations who had their mothers at home teaching them values and work ethic.
There are a great many parents including me who teach their children to be respectful and productive members of society.
The biggest breakthrough for gay men was after the sexual revolution inwhen Lawrence v Texas made it legal in all 50 states to have anal sex. They always have and they always will. CNN is just figuring that out.
Humans are humans; everything we see as "declining" morality has been around forever. Interested to know which ones made it on air? Well according to Jesus your supposed to generous and take care of everyone not just yourself! The only thing immoral in this country is pretending that it is moral.
Is it any wonder that we are treaty each other with so much disdain. Advertising increased dramatically in the United States as industrialization expanded the supply of manufactured products.
In consequence, overwhelming majorities hold the media responsible for contributing to moral decline. From child pornography to big business the God-almighty buck is always at the core.
The fault here lies with the parents. Politicians and Hollywood executives are both addicts. Thanks for bringing attention to this issue. We want to say, do, and think what we want without paying for it, without being responsible for it, without caring about the broader impact of our choices on society, and without exercising the self-discipline to hold ourselves individually accountable to any ethical standard.
Our elevation of diversity as the supreme moral value has made it impossible to be critical of anyone else. Basically we are the same sort of people that our grand parents were, most of us hard working trying to get haead. At work the other day I heard a 8 year old reciting a Gucci Mane lyric.
For the news media, the ratio is five to one: For example, if the principal or teacher of a school disciplines a child, the parents go after the principal or the teacher. I blame the public schools that have taken away religion as a rational choice and replaced it with nothing.
Who thinks if we legalize marijuana or lower the drinking we will all be moral corrupt by Satan! May 17, at 5: In the s, every state had anti-sodomy laws, making it punishable for up to 10 years in prison for engaging in anal sex.
Since then, greed, corruption, and unethical behavior has become more pervasive. Like in Arizona Latino immigrants have to carry I. I think power corrupts, and dishonesty is nothing new amongst government and business leaders. Theres no moral decline, only folks using others views in a negative light.
You should love your child enough to want to raise them right. The actual ad — the copy, layout, and artwork — was still prepared by the company wishing to advertise; in effect, Palmer was a space broker. This was not supposed to be the way our "free world" was to supposed to wind up.
Products of the century that dropped an atomic bomb on Japan and gave us Vietnam, segregation, and The Great Depression should take a step back before talking about how our morality is falling apart NOW.· the decentralization of ethics may be indicative of a pluralistic society, where values and mores reflect distinct group perspectives, rather than a national standard.
Some observers bemoan the fact that there is no nationally visible standard--no way of measuring whether the language of a daring new television program is actually on the. The United States was founded on the principle of human equality.
The Declaration of Independence proclaims, "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal." Many Americans believe that to have human equality, there must be an equality of opportunity and an. May 17, · Morality is part of the values and beliefs that we learn as children.
They come from the social institutions that play a role in a childs life: family, friends, education, religion and, these days, the messages a child picks up from the Internet and television. University of Cincinnati philosophers, political scientists, journalists and others examine the state of moral values in America, August but the problem is compounded in the United States where religious freedom has attracted a wealth of varied traditions.
“We've made it trickier to find a common set of moral principles to use across. The role of television in cultivating the values of pluralism and cultural diversity in children Anna A. Gladkova morality, and sets of values (Bandura, ). Interesting research carried out in the United States.
10 Core American Values. individualism. belief that each person is unique, special and a “basic unit of nature” emphasis on individual initiative.Download