In every country, we should be teaching our children the scientific method and the reasons for a Bill of Rights. With it comes a certain decency, humility and community spirit. In the demon-haunted world that we inhabit by virtue of being human, this may be all that stands between us and the enveloping darkness.
—Carl Sagan

  1 comment for “Quote of the Day

  1. October 20, 2019 at 2:51 PM

    I’ve been thinking exactly the same thing. Someone told me the kids no longer lean civics in school. Do they even know how our government is set up? Do they learn how important it is to vote? Or are they too busy looking at their latest tweets and selfies and shaming posts on their phones?

    Like

Questions? Comments? Let's talk...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: