The Big Read: Generational gap — a bridge too far or are we making too much of it?

30/5/2022 1:24:00 AM

The Big Read: Generational gap — a bridge too far or are we making too much of it?

The Big Read: Generational gap — a bridge too far or are we making too much of it?

SINGAPORE: When Diana, 31, became pregnant six years ago, her parents had insisted that she marry her then-boyfriend, who had proposed, and keep the baby. But instead, she declined the proposal and had an abortion. Speaking to TODAY, the account strategist, who declined to give her full nam

Ms Chong said her father, who came from a working-class background, believes that her generation enjoys a lot of privileges due to Singapore’s economic growth and rising educational standards, and therefore does not understand the value of hard work.Those born between 1965 and 1980 are called"Generation X", while those between 1981 and 1996 are"Generation Y" or"millennials". The latest generation to have come of working age is"Generation Z" or"zoomers", defined as those born between 1997 and 2012.

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