I commend Doug Morris for his letter (Letters, October 4) "More of the basics of humanity needed" as humanity has generally been missing since the Ancient Greeks recognised us as a human, social species.

I believe this, because we all inherit dormant human and social potentials, our foundations, which require fostering from our earliest days for their fulfilment.

Developing these is the critical role of parents, but since the times of the Ancient Greeks there's never been a system established to ensure they, as all young are potential parents, all gain the understandings and skills needed to foster

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