Schooling

Manufacturing stupidity.


Feb 252020
 

Many academic fields are barren, most because there are no truths to discover, not a few because the practitioners are too dull to discover them.

Dec 162019
 

More education, touted by all sides as the solution for every conceivable social problem, has yet to fix a single one, though it has created a few.

Nov 182019
 

It would not be possible for school to make us as stupid as it does without our native gifts.

Sep 242019
 

Ignorance, cultivated with sufficient rigor, is bliss.

Sep 162019
 

Merciful regimes kill the troublesome without insisting on reeducating them first.

Sep 032019
 

Parents go to remarkable trouble and expense to provide their children instruction in how to hate them.

Aug 092019
 

A field that uncomprehendingly imitates the methods of a more prestigious field will also imitate its style: the result being writing that not even the author understands.