role models

Why is there always this assumption that young people are so enthralled by the razzle-dazzle of celebrity, and that they are unable to find their own role models?
Photos of scantily clad celebrities such as Kim Kardashian sum up "almost everything that is wrong with Western society", according
Schools are the "last bastions" of traditional values in a culture where children are increasingly faced with poor role models
Of late, I have been making a very conscious effort to refrain from writing anything slightly controversial. But following
Buffy was a brilliant companion to the hellish joy of adolescence. She wasn't always shiny, happy and blonde - she was dark, and unhappy and scared. And what teenager isn't at some point or other?