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Dumbing Down America

Are we really that dumb?

Politicians and academics alike argue that there is a war for our minds, a war between intellect and prejudice, judgment and open-mindedness, truth and false consciousness.

For example, during an interview with CNN, 2020 Presidential candidate Joe Biden said about President Donald Trump,

“There’s no question that his rhetoric has…

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Melissa Miles McCarter

Mommy who writes on the side about mental health, family, pop culture, feminism, and more. Editor of Popoff.us — Find out more linktr.ee/lissahoop