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Free-Range Kids

Is the world today more dangerous for children? Or are parents being overprotective? On this episode, we dive into a conversation about parenting and free-range kids.


Lenore Skenazy will host a discussion on free-range parenting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25 at Johnson County Community College. The event is sponsored by the Kansas Policy Institute. Attendance is free but RSVPs are required. For more information visit

Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.