Why are many adults so quick to criticise teens?

A quick search of “teens are the worst” reveals 38 million results, the first of which is an article from The New Yorker. It’s true that teens can be difficult to teach or parent, but instead of demonizing them let’s take a step back and try to understand what’s going on.

You’ll see, in actual fact, just how amazing adolescents are!

This article talks about the myriad of changes teenagers are going through.  Empathy anyone?