Lying, Cheating, Stealing Teens

This CBS News report covers the alarming rate at which teens are now lying, cheating, and stealing. David Scott believes were in a moral decline.


Eli Cox, Marketing Chair for Red McCombs School of Business, says that our society focuses too much on me and not enough on the community. Results from a survey of 30,000 American high school students shows that 83% lied to a parent, 30% stole from a store, and 64% cheated on a test in the past year.

Also, 93% of students felt satisfied in their ethics. How are lying, cheating, and stealing forms of antisocial behavior? What are some other types of antisocial behavior? Do you have any questions about the results of the survey?