National Catholic Register

Culture of Life

Queen’s Teens Turn Conservative

BY Jim Cosgrove

April 11-17, 2004 Issue | Posted 4/11/04 at 1:00 PM

 

Facts of Life

Shocking the land that perfected punk rock, a strong majority of Great Britain's teen-agers have said they want a society that respects the sanctity of life, upholds the institution of marriage and takes a hard line on illegal drugs. Helen Johnston, editor of Bliss magazine, said the survey “is [an] indictment of the damage caused by the lax attitudes of adults inflicted on children.”

Source: The Guardian, March 11 Register illustration by Tim Rauch