Are we rewarding people for their bad behavior?
A passenger ran to the security point in the airport. Her flight was about to depart. She went to the gate. The agent was about to close the door. She was put in business class because there was no time to have her sit in the back of the plane which she was assigned to.
Joe filed bankruptcy to avoid paying all the credit card debts. The family goes out frequently to the local restaurants and eat. They shop everyday instead of finding a job to pay the bills.
Jane is chronically late every day. She has been with the company for ten years now. She was never reprimanded.
A student received financial aids to go to college. As long as a C average is accomplished, the college expenses will be paid. The student went out and bought all these electronic items including a Wii. Then told all his friends about that.
Look at the banks in crisis. The government stepped in and bailed them out.
Jane was beaten by her boyfriend over the years of their courtship. This time, she called the police. Police came and asked if she wanted to file charges. She said, "No."
Jane has three children with her one boyfriend. She refused to identify that on their birth certificate, so she can qualify for government financial assistance.
Disclaimers: It is not my intention to target any specific group of people nor to show my insensitivity, but to show the cause of the problems and its roots. As long as there is someone who would take the abuse, there is an Abuser.