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Wealthy Kids Are More Affected by Divorce Than Poor Kids

Wealthy Kids Are More Affected by Divorce Than Poor Kids | Upsetment | Scoop.it
And study says it's not just because they suddenly have less money
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It always seemed to me that kids from upper middle class homes and especially those who were younger felt that life was more about them, probably because there is more focus on them during family interaction. Suddenly, divorce. Not only is that focus blown away but they also feel more guilt, that they have failed.

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Sixteen, Alone, 23 Hours a Day, in a Six-by-Eight-Foot Box — Solitary Lives — Medium

Sixteen, Alone, 23 Hours a Day, in a Six-by-Eight-Foot Box — Solitary Lives — Medium | Upsetment | Scoop.it

The Use of Solitary Confinement as Punishment for Teens.

 

By: Trey Bundy, The Center for Investigative Reporting

NEW YORK — There’s not much inside “the box.”
Kenneth Weene's insight:

"Only the U.S., Somalia and South Sudan have declined to ratify the United Nations’ Convention on the Rights of the Child, which prohibits juvenile solitary confinement as a matter of international law."

What is wrong with our country? Are we so afraid of giving up our sovereignty that we will sacrifice our humanity?

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