We've lost all our babies,
The children, the youth that hold the future, are lost. They have lost all morals and inhibitions and have turned to hedonism. Among adolescence this is characterized by common drug usage, casual sex, teenage pregnancy, not pursuing further education, theft, and a waking of tradition values. They are ignorant of what is going around them and the larger picture. They are fragmented from society.
The cause of this can be attributed to many factors such as their influences in life (Broadcasting, Digital, and Social Media), friends (their peers have a very large influence over each other), the lack of action to deter this from happening (their oblivious parents and a government unwilling to admit and act on this), and a general deterioration of society and what is acceptable.
Lupe fiasco is saying that our future is lost. How can we honestly expect to anything good come from the new generation? They have doomed themselves, but they are not only to blame.
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