Synopsis by Sally Barber
Our Future Generation is a 26-part series featuring young people from diverse backgrounds who share their hopes, dreams, and everyday concerns. Topics touch on a multitude of issues ranging from pregnancy to prayer in the classroom. The series is written by teens with the aim of helping young people to understand their commonality. Our Future Generation: Sexual Predators addresses the topic of child molestation and rape. Who are the people who prey on the innocent? Do they live in your neighborhood? In addition to helping viewers identify sexual predators, this program examines how sexual predators use the Internet to victimize youngsters. Teens share their thoughts on the subject and offer ideas for changing the way the legal system deals with sex crimes. Other programs in the series include Our Future Generation: Teen Curfews, Our Future Generation: How Does Music Influence Your Life?, Our Future Generation: Making the Transition From High School to College, and Our Future Generation: Are All Teens the Same?.