The Inglorious Bastard Boom on Campus

Jpharoahdoss
4 min readMay 9, 2024
Photo by Sher Ali Khan on Unsplash

The baby boom was between World War II and the 1960s. When baby boomers reached adulthood, their elders criticized them for being self-centered and materialistic.

The boomers were dubbed the “me-generation.”

Millennials were the grandchildren of the “me-generation,” but the Millennials, who became social elites, birthed the me-me-me generation. The me-me-me generation was…

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Jpharoahdoss

J. Pharoah Doss is a columnist for the New Pittsburgh Courier.