It’s come to this: expert says no kid should go outside alone until age 11

The infantilization of our society continues without let-up. A mom is arrested and charged with child neglect for letting her kid play alone in a park. And now an “expert” weighs in with this judgment: no child should be allowed to go outside alone until age 11. And even then, not for a very long at one time. Is this actually happening? Am I making this up?

Check it out here. And then check out this video, which illustrates another child-rearing approach from another part of the world: children playing an “ISIS execution” game. Now imagine the two sets of kids growing up and confronting each other…


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