Kid Nation

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Tweens may like it, but parents should check in.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 6 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 5+

KidNation is a scam, beware with your credit card info!

As another reviewer expressed, Common Sense media needs more common sense to provide more options of reviews. This review has nothing to do with the content. It has to do with companies that take your bank info for a "free trial," then charge you without consent. But the most frustrating part is there is absolutely NO member service, so forget being able to call or email should you have any issues -- this operation avoids any public contact as all efforts including emails to the one email they provide have all been ignored. i am not trying to figure how to block my card from further charges! its a shame that such a positive intention is a predatory scam in practice, as any operation of integrity wouldn't shield itself from its users.
age 9+

Come on!

I can't believe that "helped me decide," "had useful details," and "read my mind" are the only options for agreeing or disagreeing with the reviews people have written on this site. And I 100% disagree with the people (100% of people who voted, each) who thought the TV show "Kid Nation" had violence/was too violent and had inappropriate sexual content. Furthermore, people who called for "Kid Nation" to be banned and railed against the show for "child abuse"/"child labor," etc., and critics of "Kid Nation" probably haven't watched the show.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

TV Details

  • Premiere date: September 19, 2007
  • Cast: Jonathan Karsh
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Reality TV
  • TV rating: TV-PG
  • Last updated: February 24, 2022

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