Why are American kids not made to learn how life is at a young age, but just play games and with dolls?

Why don't Americans treat their kids like other countries do? In the Mid East, we get the men ready for the work world, or preaching, and for the girls, they are to learn from their moms the ways of a mom, so that she to will be ready. In doing these things, when kids are 18, they are much better prepared... show more Why don't Americans treat their kids like other countries do? In the Mid East, we get the men ready for the work world, or preaching, and for the girls, they are to learn from their moms the ways of a mom, so that she to will be ready.


In doing these things, when kids are 18, they are much better prepared for the real world, than American kids who even at 18, still act all young.

Why does America not teach their kids as they are supposed to?
Update: we have oil.

And anyway, I did not say anything about suicide bombs.
Update 2: you think because you live longer you are better?
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