An important article in the Age about how young men account for over 80% of deaths in young people from road trauma.
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The question for from this article is, are we going to blame the young people for their behaviour, or take some action, take responsibility for providing them with 'safer' forms of risk taking and boundary testing opportunity, with some guidance and meaning attached to help them understand what they are experiencing? Rites of Passage could be part of the answer. See Becoming Men - Community Rites of Passage in Tasmania who run programs for groups.
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