American teens Lie, cheat, & Steal

Chuck Colson, Breakpoint

Important Quotes

An important quote from this article is where the author states "Result paint a troubling picture of our future politicians and parents, cops and corporate executives, and journalists and generals." This quote is important to help us male the next generation great. Another important quote from this article is where the author says, "Satisfied with their personal ethics" It shows us that even while we make mistakes they still think everything else they do is okay.

Important Vocabulary Words

Contemporary ethics- Abilities that we are able to do

Future- the next generation that will come and rule our family and friends.



Main Idea Of Article

The main idea was that the teens could mess up America's future if they continue to act like this and if they are acting like this and they are leaders it could show other nations how naive american can be.

Author's Purpose

The author's purpose for this article is to help us understand that we have to help the next generation to be a trustworthy, helping, and make the world better not worse.