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  kddan
Jan 10, 2011
 

Culture of ducking responsibility damaging society

 
It's common place for people not to take their own actions into account or the consequences of their actions. The world's former fattest man sueing the British Health service because he got so fat. A man who couldn't be deported after committing a heinous crime because he had fathered a child. I'm sure the same sort of stories must come out of the US.

 

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  The Mad Hatter   interstesting talk, blaming peope for makeing people blame other people....  
 
I find that resposability lies in ones own lap we are a nation of blamers because we choose not to take

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Sun, Aug 21, 2011 at 9:04:37 AM  

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  jared   I just love this debate. Is there a culture in the world that is known to take greater ownership as a whole? The fundamental attribution errorre is a principle that relates here, whereby we believe the

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Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 9:15:56 PM  

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  ShelleyG   I find that in just a couple of decades, the level of responsibility is so diminished i feel like i'm living in a different world. I blame this largely on our pop culture icons who pave the way for blame

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Thu, Jan 13, 2011 at 10:11:25 PM  

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  damselfly   I am totally behind Kddan's point based on his illustrations. (Has someone overtaken the fattest man or did he die?) There are also examples of incompetents in public life who will not step down, including

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Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 5:36:20 PM  

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  pundit   This is the most poignant and accurate statement i have heard yet. We are a blameless society, insistent on finger pointing and externalizing. Unless we are caught red handed (and even then), we deny

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Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 9:48:24 AM  

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  dadvocate   This is quite a pessimistic perspective on humankind. Which culture are you referring too? Shouldnt we examine the etiology of this issue which encompasses bio psycho social factors. We are increasing

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Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 11:47:58 AM
 

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