Life Will Answer – The Book: Hire New Messengers? Pt 2



And so the Republican primaries will be full of the usual evangelical type preaching, damning abortion and calling their Democratic contenders ‘elitist’ snobs, while brushing off those so-called ‘expert’ climate scientists and their warnings. But you can only blame the politicians so much. When it comes down to it, this is simply what a big part of the population expects from their leaders — religious buffoons who embrace a paranoid style of politics; where experts and academics are looked down upon as disconnected and deceitful, and where faith in Jesus and the Bible is the ultimate guiding light. Where one is expected to go with their gut rather than their head, and where ‘professorial’ is an insult. Anti-intellectualism is an American tradition.…

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