This Sunday we’ll look at some of the cultural and psychological pressures on today’s youth. What will influence them to be more or less ethical than the current generation? Many pundits proclaim that America is in a state of moral decline–is this true, and if so, will the next generation learn to imitate or to restore today’s moral lapses? What are the current trends in ethics among the younger set, and what can sociological research teach us about how to bring up our youth to create a more ethical society?

“There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One is roots; the other, wings.” – Hodding Carter