Speak Your Mind: Parenting in absentia. Society prefers to criticise working parents rather than offer solutions. Most parents use the presence of nannies as an excuse for negligent parenting. Children of working parents grow up to be more independent. Most workplaces are failing to provide the flexibility that working mothers need. Children are becoming strangers to their culture and heritage as they spend less and less time with their parents. Image Credit: Gulf News archive

Do you think society prefers to criticise working parents rather than offer solutions?

Do most parents use the presence of nannies as an excuse for negligent parenting?

Do the children of working parents grow up to be more independent?

Would you say most workplaces were failing to provide the flexibility that working mothers need?

Do you think children are becoming strangers to their culture and heritage because they spend less and less time with their parents?

What do you think? Post your views below.