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The Right To Be Rightly “Educated.” – A Personal Journey.

Posted by intellisg on June 14, 2007

harvard.jpgHOW many Harvard graduates does it take to change a lightbulb?

Only one – he holds the bulb and the world revolves around him. It’s supposed to be a private joke that’s reserved for those who had the privilege of an Ivy League education, but there’s a serious under current. For one, it implies there’s a mythical quality surrounding an Ivy Leaguer that somehow allows him to “open doors” which would otherwise remain firmly closed.

How true is this myth? Read the rest of this entry »

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