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Why are we criminalizing childhood independence? January 15, 2015

Filed under: Children Of The State? — familyinnocence @ 6:40 pm

‘Over the summer we heard about a Florida mom arrested for letting her 7-year-old walk to the local park and a mother locked up because her 9-year-old was playing at their neighborhood park in South Carolina.’

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/why-are-we-criminalizing-childhood-independence/2015/01/15/bf9da446-9ccb-11e4-a7ee-526210d665b4_story.html

Source: Petula Dvorak

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