Show No. 05: A Bad Rap for Youth? – What the Vancouver Riots Really Mean – with Guest, Rosalind Wiseman

Vancouver riots 2011
Vancouver riots 2011

Show Notes


Time: 00:01:15 into the show

This Week In Retrospect

Find out how much we’ve grown as a society if at all… From a rally to support nuclear disarmament in New York to the death of 3 Fans at an Ozzy Osborn concert… And from a ski trip to the North Pole and back to the 1994 Stanley Cup Riot in Vancouver…

Time: 00:07:52 into the show

Rioting Youth Nothing to do with the Vancouver Cannucks. A discussion with Child and Teen expert, Rosalind Wiseman

After the loss of the Stanley Cup to the Boston Bruins by the Vancouver Cannucks – a riot was almost expected if history had anything to do with it. Who’s rioting and why? And how can history stop repeating itself? We look to Child and Teen Expert, Rosalind Wiseman for advice on the matter.

Child & Youth Expert, Rosalind Wiseman
Child & Youth Expert, Rosalind Wiseman

About Rosalind: Most famously the author of Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World—the groundbreaking, fully revised edition of her best-selling book that was the basis for the movie Mean Girls—Rosalind Wiseman is an internationally recognized expert on children, teens, parenting, bullying, social justice, and ethical leadership. Her latest book, Masterminds & Wingmen: Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World will be published in September, 2013. In addition, as a gift to teen boys she has made a companion text available for free entitled, The Guide: New Rules of Boys’ World.

Time: 00:32:00 into the show

Three Song Pics of the Week

Maggie Foster from Stratford Ontario helps us pick this week’s song pics. What do you think?

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