The Arab world, China and India at a point in their history turn to the study of religion and away from science and inventiveness. Well in China it more the study literature and morals, but the point is the turning away from questioning the universe and how it works. Are we going the same way in North America?
We are making everything into a religion being lead there by environmentalists and atheists. They seem like religions to be me as they have their dogma and theirs is the only true way. They are dismissive of everyone who does not think or feel the way that they do. They feel people that think differently are either stupid or evil.
We are not producing enough university graduates in courses of science and engineering. That is why we must import people from other countries, like India. Our kids in university do not seem much interested in the sciences. They get decrees say in history and wonder why there are no jobs for them.
Kids in universities do not want to be presented with any new ideas and any idea that might upset them. They want the universities to be safe places. They want universities to be so safe that they will never hear any word that might possibly unset them.
No one today seems to want free speech. They seem to only believe in free speech for themselves but not for anyone that might think or heaven forbid say some that is not deemed to be absolutely and totally politically correct.
Is the election of Donald Trump a protest of all this and the start of change or just another form of groupthink?
Can this end well?
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