“Everybody Receives A Trophy?”

Participation Medal

The modern movement of this notion “everybody receives a trophy” is put on display in this talk, as realist Christopher Moffa unveils a societal push by adults to coddle and shield their children from the ways of the world.

As a society we are becoming increasingly soft and protective, causing children to grow-up in a different environment than generations past. Parents are the focus of the blame through their attempted efforts of equalizing the playing field. The days of having a first place are nearing extinction in favor of participation awards. Chris Moffa explains why.