Why are SO many people, even in 2012, still so very ignorant about cognitive disabilities?
There are a lot of people out there still, who either have antiquated notions of some disabilities that have a long and public history, or know little to nothing of those that have been "discovered" more recently (isolated, studied, identified and named), if they have even heard of them. What's worse, many educated people, even those who work in relevant fields such as education (and even special education!!!) who are as ignorant and stubbornly judgmental as Archie Bunker on a *bad* day! I just don't get it.
Because awareness isn't out there. No one knows how to prevent Alzheimers in the common society because they don't need to know until it is too late for a family member. Years before, the individuals Alzheimers could have been prevented if he had the knowledge. It's maddening!
by MickS 4 years ago
Why are so many people on here ignorant of the pagan origins of Christian holy days and festivals?Every time a Christian holiday is due ther always seems to be a lot of questions about its origin. I can't believe the Christian church has done that good of a cover up job to leave...
by PaulStaley1 2 years ago
Is a college degree a measure of intelligence?I don't have a degree. Because of that I think I have a chip on my shoulder. I see so many people out there with degrees that are just plain morons. I think, nowadays more then ever, it is more about money, and showing your...
by Christin Sander 3 years ago
Have you ever lost a "real world" friend due to ignorant Facebook rants?My heart is hurting because I have a lifelong friend whose path took a real radical departure from my own. He and his wife claim to respect our family, despite the fact they are "born again" Christians...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 3 years ago
Why it is difficult for so many people to understand that people are paid according to theirworth whether it is education, talent/skill set, or a combination of both? There ARE people who refuse to acknowledge that there are some people who are worth millions in terms of their education or...
by illuminatti 4 years ago
if religion has gotten so many people killed in history, why is it still so acceptable?all the other causes for mass murder have been out casted...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 5 years ago
Why do the majority of people STILL exist at a fear and security consciousness?
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