Dumbing Down

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See also

Ray Williams, “Anti-Intellectualism and the ‘Dumbing Down’ of America,” Psychology Today, 7 July 2014, at https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/wired-success/201407/anti-intellectualism-and-the-dumbing-down-america (retrieved: 21 September 2016).

Karla Murthy, “Is ‘capitalism’ a dirty word?” PBS.org, 14 May 2010, at http://www.pbs.org/wnet/need-to-know/culture/is-capitalism-a-dirty-word-2/718/ (retrieved: 23 September 2011).

“Big Bird in the Presidential Debate: Mitt Romney advocates cutting funding for Sesame Street, PBS,” The Washington Post, 4 October 2012, at http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/decision2012/big-bird-in-the-presidential-debate-mitt-romney-advocates-cutting-funding-for-sesame-street-pbs/2012/10/04/f7f280ba-0e1f-11e2-bb5e-492c0d30bff6_story.html (retrieved: 4 October 2012).

Emily Cadik, “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Republicans Opposed to Teaching Critical Thinking,” burntorangereport.com, 6 July 2012, at http://www.burntorangereport.com/diary/12453/you-cant-make-this-stuff-up-republicans-opposed-to-critical-thinking-in-education (retrieved: 6 July 2012).

John Rennie, “15 Answers to Creationist Nonsense,” Scientific American, 17 June 2002, at http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/15-answers-to-creationist/ (retrieved: 16 July 2014).

Alexandra Alper and Lizbeth Diaz, “Analysis: Mexico’s much-needed education reform faces hurdles,” Reuters, 26 February 2013, at http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/02/26/us-mexico-education-idUSBRE91P0WU20130226 (retrieved: 4 April 2013).

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