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Not Just Parents Essay

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Hailey Moylan
Period 3 Walton
May 2013
Not Just Parents
Some people believe that parents are responsible for everything that happens to their children. An anonymous blogger on stated “Parents are the leaders of their child. They should watch over them and teach them how life works.” Although I do agree with this, I feel that children are influenced by everything in their environment.

To begin, I would like to mention the influence gangs have on children in the projects. I could argue that parents, most of the time, will try and do their best to raise their child properly and keep them away from the violence of gangs. I will also argue that no matter what you do, your child could slip into the gang circle. I call this a circle because it’s extremely hard to get out. You could imagine ...

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