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A new study in Great Britain shows how quickly cultural values that have served us well for centuries can break down in a few short decades. A minority of people think marriage is important, even when having children. A majority think sex outside of marriage is fine.
Individualism has become the primary value and, of course, when self-satisfaction is the primary goal, the personal sacrifice marriage and parenthood requires is unattractive. Moral relativism has eroded values that once served individuals, families, and society very well.