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Re: Cost of education

Please help make the Manifesto better, or accept it, and propagate it!
Navaneethakrishnan Kandasamy wrote:

> If we don't make everybody, (I am mean every body) functionally literate,
> and keep 50% of the population to depend up on Govt. hand outs, Subsidies
> and its associated evils will remain.
> Our netas, babus and goondas are a reflection of the society and not
> independent of it. More literate, honest, hard working people will inturn
> result in more honest, literate and hardworking parliament and buracracy.

what is the basis of the assertion that literacy equals honesty?

imo, the two are othogonal- there are plenty of people who
lack formal education yet are honest and plenty who are educated yet

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