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The parlous state of our societies and the apparent paralysis of those charged with leadership of the institutions traditionally tasked with the guidance of society have given rise to a flurry of naming and blaming.

What or who is responsible for the upsurge in crime, the failure of institutions, the collapse of the economic order?

Education is a convenient scapegoat as the products of schools are easily identifiable. But of course, this whipping boy is the wrong bobolee as education and its products emerge from the total society of which schools, especially the much vilified ‘prestige schools’ are but a small part.

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