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Quotation of the day on the Achilles heel of our society and Western civilization….. – Publications – AEI

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AEI Quotation of the day on the Achilles heel of our society and Western civilization….. …. is from Thomas Sowell in 2006: Our whole educational system, from the elementary schools to the universities, is increasingly turning out people who have never heard enough conflicting arguments to develop the skills and discipline required to produce a coherent analysis, based on logic and evidence……  It is in fact the Achilles heel of this generation of our society and of Western civilization. Quotation of the day on the Achilles heel of our society and Western civilization….. Mark Perry

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Quotation of the day on the Achilles heel of our society and Western civilization…..

…. is from Thomas Sowell in 2006:

Our whole educational system, from the elementary schools to the universities, is increasingly turning out people who have never heard enough conflicting arguments to develop the skills and discipline required to produce a coherent analysis, based on logic and evidence……  It is in fact the Achilles heel of this generation of our society and of Western civilization.

Quotation of the day on the Achilles heel of our society and Western civilization…..
Mark Perry

Mark Perry
Mark J. Perry is concurrently a scholar at AEI and a professor of economics and finance at the University of Michigan’s Flint campus. He is best known as the creator and editor of the popular economics blog Carpe Diem. At AEI, Perry writes about economic and financial issues for American.com and the AEIdeas blog.

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