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wmou Wrote: Aug 10, 2012 9:53 AM
Odd, I did not see anything in the article that was anti-intellectual. Mike was pointing out that most colleges and universities actively indoctrinate kid with liberal dogma, instead of teaching them facts and encouraging freedom of thought.
wmou Wrote: Aug 10, 2012 12:11 PM
"And that's exactly what many colleges do to a degree."
Not on social or religious issues. Most strictly enforce liberal politically correct views.
HeraldOfGalactus Wrote: Aug 10, 2012 10:24 AM
And that's exactly what many colleges do to a degree. They're not perfect. No institution is. But they do inspire curiosity. Otherwise, our universities wouldn't be producing so much research.
wmou Wrote: Aug 10, 2012 10:16 AM
"If someone was trying to indoctrinate kids in only YOUR worldview"
Yes, it would make me just as angry. Public colleges and universities should promote intellectual curiosity, not enforce politically correct or any other ideology.
HeraldOfGalactus Wrote: Aug 10, 2012 10:05 AM
That completely ignores the point I made about this trend in less religiosity extending to non-Christian countries like Israel and Japan. And is it really indoctrination that you have a problem with? Or is it just indoctrination that you don't agree with? If someone was trying to indoctrinate kids in only YOUR worldview, I doubt you would have a problem with it even if you were demonstrably wrong.
In one week, it starts all over again. Thousands of young people will enroll in classes in the sixteen-campus University of North Carolina system. Before the first day of class is over, the professors and administrators will begin the assault on students and their Judeo-Christian values. Parents will have spent their entire lives saving money that will ultimately be used to turn their children against them. Students will unlearn everything they were taught about the foundations of liberty, the basis of morality, and will even begin questioning the very existence of truth. Before long, many parents will realize they have risked...