Abraham Lincoln is reported to have said “The Philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.”
If you have read any school textbooks or spent any time with today’s young adults, especially those who have come out of the public school system – you will recognize that the majority of today’s students are not well versed in the concepts of Individual Liberty, Personal Responsibility and Private Charity. The concepts of The Rule of Law, Equal Justice under the Law, or the Invisible hand of the Free Market are also scarce among their thought processes.
There is an organization called “Generation Opportunity” which is working to diligently with the demographic that will inherit the financial burden my generation and those before us are placing on them. The first step for these young adults is to take a quick survey:
Please pass this on to every 18 – 29 year old Virginian you know!