Some of the com­ments on Ti­mothy Fer­di­nand’s post

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Teocah Arieal Ainka Dove In­ter­est­ing..... De­cem­ber 5 at 8:54pm · Like Dwynette D. Ever­s­ley I agree it is disturbing on a cou­ple of fronts. The ques­tion in my mind is whether the re­ported anger and de­sire to cause harm is what is disturbing, or is it the pur­ported re­ac­tion to such state­ment be­cause it em­anated from a young man. De­cem­ber 6 at 2:02pm Ti­mothy Fer­di­nand What is disturbing to me is first the re­ported anger and de­sire to cause harm ... caused by in­creas­ing lev­els of frus­tra­tion among at-risk youth. De­cem­ber 6 at 3:13pm Eleanor Joseph In our ef­forts to re­duce so­cial de­viance and help de­velop youth that are pro­duc­tive and law abid­ing cit­i­zens as youth lead­ers we must be wor­ried when such state­ments are made by fel­low youth. The truth is we don’t like to like the PM but we must learn to re­spect the of­fice that he holds. De­cem­ber 6 at 8:00pm · Like Dwynette D. Ever­s­ley I think there is also a les­son here for youth lead­ers Ti­mothy, about what more you need to do to pro­mote aware­ness of cit­i­zen rights, re­spon­si­bil­i­ties, the rule of law and the power of ad­vo­cacy for change. Youth have a right to be angry and fed up about ... An­drei M Plante Could you imag­ine you go to work at 8 and by 12 you are starv­ing in­spite of eat­ing break­fast at that point you don’t want to see any­body you just want to eat. Now imag­ine go­ing through that on a daily ba­sis, and not from lack of ef­fort to be in­de­pen­dent Ali­cia Valasse In as much as Gov­ern­ments must try to in­still a sense of hope and con­fi­dence in the minds and hearts of our youth, as youth lead­ers we need to ask our­selves some se­ri­ous ques­tions. What role do youth or­ga­ni­za­tions play in the restora­tion of hope and co ... De­cem­ber 7 at 11:04am · Like Ti­mothy Fer­di­nan Well pointed Ali­cia Valasse ... a home away from home - a school away from school - a “place” for youth in tran­sit. De­cem­ber 8 at 1:27am · Like

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