The 7 Contemporary Sins of Youth<br />
Old 	  Vs. 	New<br />1. Pride      		Racism <br />2. Envy      		Dishonesty<br />3. Gluttony     		Bullying <br />4. Lust ...
“If you lie, you cheat and you&apos;re not natural - so why to do that? It&apos;s nonsense andshould be &quot;punished&quo...
“Racism is just something stupid that i really can&apos;t understand.. i mean what are the differences between you and me?...
“ ‘Pride is useful and I believe more people should beproud on the things theyhave achieved.”<br />Rosalie, 21, Holland<br...
“Pride/vanity… its good if its going to make youstrive to be the best you can be.” <br />Lucy, 19, UK<br />“I want to add ...
“I believe that we&apos;re a strong, energy-full generation, that can achievewhatever we like with our youth spirit.”<br /...
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The 7 Contemporary Sins of Youth

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This is just a sample of the out put from MTV Youthtopia, a study by VBSI into the hopes dreams and aspirations of youth in Europe.

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The 7 Contemporary Sins of Youth

  1. 1. The 7 Contemporary Sins of Youth<br />
  2. 2. Old Vs. New<br />1. Pride Racism <br />2. Envy Dishonesty<br />3. Gluttony Bullying <br />4. Lust Greed <br />5. Anger Adultery <br />6. Greed Anger <br />7. Sloth Envy<br />
  3. 3. “If you lie, you cheat and you&apos;re not natural - so why to do that? It&apos;s nonsense andshould be &quot;punished&quot; as other sins.” <br />Rafal, Poland<br />“Lying gets you nowhere, its a bad characteristic, and it hurts other people.” <br />Tash, 21, Australia<br />
  4. 4. “Racism is just something stupid that i really can&apos;t understand.. i mean what are the differences between you and me?”<br />Nikos, Greece<br />“I think that being racist or sexist it&apos;s the worst sin of them all! I really don&apos;t understand people who think that they are better than others because of they race, colour of their skin or being one of religion believers.”<br />Jacek, 21, Poland<br />“Envy and pride can spur you on and that’s what makes them good.” <br />Lucy, 19, UK<br />
  5. 5. “ ‘Pride is useful and I believe more people should beproud on the things theyhave achieved.”<br />Rosalie, 21, Holland<br />“Sloth, is important. You should admire what has been given to you and make the most of it!” <br />Luke, 17, Australia<br />
  6. 6. “Pride/vanity… its good if its going to make youstrive to be the best you can be.” <br />Lucy, 19, UK<br />“I want to add &apos;bullying&apos; to the list. There is nothing I hate more than this.” <br />Jennie, 24, UK<br />
  7. 7. “I believe that we&apos;re a strong, energy-full generation, that can achievewhatever we like with our youth spirit.”<br />Nikos, Greece<br />

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