We're All Hypocrites

2012-11-28 10:02
A Wise man once said “without deviation from the norm, Progress isn’t possible".

As an example: In South Africa (and specially on News24) individuals who voted for/support the ANC  are usually accused of being ‘sheep’, the term sheep is used to sum up the individual’s blind/uncritical support/praise (most like due to indoctrination)  for a certain idea or group who are ‘obviously’ undeserving of that support/praise. – Don’t get me wrong though, this criticism is usually perfectly justifiable and warranted seeing that logic coupled with the available evidence would lead one to that very conclusion.

So how many of you aren’t hypocrites? (If you aren’t against indoctrination you aren’t even worthy of being called a hypocrite.) It is the 21st century and the existence of neither racism nor religion can be justified. We have to realize that we, as humanity, have failed, we’ve managed to create a society ruled by primitive views and teachings that have only negatively contributed to our knowledge and understanding of the universe and world around us.  The only way for us to possibly redeem ourselves is by ensuring the next generation is brought up with reason and logic as their guide.   

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