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Responsibility


Bearing the burden of the past

Michael Casey | 25 July 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: genocide, history, responsibility
We were not actors in wrongs committed by our ancestors. But don’t we have some sort of responsibility for them?


Spare the chores and prolong childhood

Carolyn Moynihan | 17 November 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child development, responsibility
It would be hard not to notice: kids don’t do very much around the house these days. Parents seem afraid to give them any task more onerous than feeding the pet, clearing the table after dinner or tidying up after themselves.


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