It’s a sad fact that schools are failing to teach children the skills they need to know to survive in the real world.
Our “modern” education system is creating poor thinkers, terrible writers, and college graduates who are less self-sufficient than prior generations, often incapable of feeding and caring for themselves. I don't cover any new ground here, but it sets the scene for the episodes to come.
Sam Harris podcast I mentioned: What Happened to Liberalism?
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