Educated Ignorance - Disability Is Natural



A system that taught at it’s core as Martin Luther King sought, stated black is equal to white, a huge ask in its day to accept that right of equality after centuries of educated ignorance had taught black is inferior to white

A system that progressed beyond imagining when gay was legally proclaimed equal to straight.

That is the immensity of the leap we require now, to decriminalise human emotions that sit at the edge.
A system that asked why is this human being, reacting to life in the manner they are.

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Unlike stupidity (not capable of acquiring knowledge), “willfully ignorant” indicates an individual chooses not to become educated or to obtain knowledge.


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So back to the question what do we do.

We have developed out of our educated ignorance a system that depends on the crisis in order to galvanize that system into action.