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My past includes catholic schools. I basically went along. I had no major objections so I did not cause any issues. However just before confirmation one young lady in our class went to the parish priest and told him of her total disbelief and how she did not want to continue living a lie. He … Read more

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No. You are still a minor and your parents would need to give their permission. If you leave the state with someone over 18 they could be charged with transporting a minor across state lines, which is a federal offense.

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There is no 'one' answer..in fact there are many different reasons, most very complicated.

There is a very high percentile that can't get a job because, of things out of their control like mental or physical illness and addiction. Most of those have fallen through the cracks in our so called sophisticated society.  Some are run … Read more

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All the previous answers are correct. In our area the majority have emotional as well as mental handicaps. I do remember once while visiting California I noticed wooden platforms erected under highway overpasses. I discovered men and women actually slept there over night. In the morning they would walk to a train station where they … Read more

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Mental illness

Not having a permanent address to start with, most employees require it.

Some do not want to be part of the treadmill of working for the majority of their life, dying or getting Alzheimer's and then having their home sold to used to pay costs for a care home. In total ending up with … Read more