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Creeping, incremental Institutional Stupidity, slowly advancing evil.
August 05, 2016
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Creeping, incremental Institutional Stupidity, slowly advancing evil.

It is incrementally grown Institutional Stupidity that makes good men eventually accept and advance evil.

Vic Biorseth, Friday, August 05, 2016
http://www.CatholicAmericanThinker.com/

In Stupidity, we addressed the stupidity of evil, and the connection between evil and stupidity. At the root of it, evil is opposition to God, and opposition to God is just glaring stupidity. Yet, evil is sly, and able to promote itself in the mind of man, and thereby induce stupidity.

That is not to say there are not naturally occurring stupid people, but truly stupid people are relatively rare. Normal people are not born stupid, they are made stupid. Each generation stands on the shoulders of previous generations, and learns not only by personal experience but by the experience of the family, the experience of the culture and the experience of national and world history; the history of all that has gone before.

True history presents the wisdom of the ages. It shows progress, regress, roaring successes and flaming disasters. In all of that it presents advice: warnings and recommendations for the proper living and organizing of life.

Unless, of course, the teaching of history has been corrupted.

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