- Janet Lee
- Brooklyn, NY
- United States
Editorial Specialist, Content Distribution, TED Conferences
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Has Gen Y in America become a generation of laziness, self entitlement, and failure of will? If so, who/ what is to blame?
As a 20-something, I am a living, breathing testament to America's Gen Y population, and have been hearing a lot in the media from Gen x and the baby boomers that we are a generation of laziness, failure of will, self entitlement and loss of the "American Dream." I'd love to pose this question to the TED community (of all generations), how this idea became more prominent in American culture, and if this is something our generation is at fault for, or a product of something else...