I think this article would be a great piece to read for those trying to discipline themselves or learn how to self-improve. Author Dick Meyer writes that before he changed positions in journalism from inside management to being a writer, it was unavoidable for him to have to read through lots of social media pages a day. I’d like to raise a question primarily for disinfonauts.
Certain elitist groups in this country want education to be a system where:
“one class of persons to have a liberal education, and we want another class of persons, a very much larger class, of necessity, in every society, to forego the privileges of a liberal education and fit themselves to perform specific difficult manual tasks.”
The educators of the twentieth century taught in a fashion that prepared individuals to work a lifetime of sitting stationary in factory or office positions where orders are taken without question.… Read the rest