Withdrawing Your Child From the Rat Race

Vicki Abeles with host Rae Pica

The race is starting earlier and earlier. Increasingly, parents are entering their children in the race to succeed and pushing them to achieve more and more, faster and faster. For some, the rat race begins at birth, but a growing number of voices are starting to push back, insisting that children be removed from the race. Find out why…

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May 8, 2009
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Vicki Abeles began her career as a corporate attorney in 1986 at the prestigious New York law firm of Cahill, Gordon & Reindel. By 1996 she was advising the media firm, Outdoor Systems (now part of Viacom), as it prepared to launch its IPO. Vicki works on film and brings to center stage critical issues such as the impact on young people of run-away family stress and the need for workable solutions to issues surrounding America;s troubled educational system.
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