Knowledge And Education Should Be Unbounded And It’s The World’s Citizens’ Responsibility To Ensure This
I often wonder whether the trials and tribulations of the world go hand-in-hand with a lack of wholesome knowledge and education; that negative sentiments and inhumane choices are the consequences of poor literacy and teaching. When an individual is faced with two options, one that is difficult and requires an amplitude of thinking but with incredible results or one that is simple and quick but has little in the way of positive change, the individual that has been left with no educational support or knowledge is likely to choose the latter.
With no fault of their own, they have been neglected by their social and political institutions and left to fend for themselves. It is these unfortunate circumstances and individuals, that makes it the obligation of us, those that have had the opportunities to succeed and with a strong educational background, to transform their lives for the better. As the late and pioneering president John. F. Kennedy predicated, ‘the goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.’