|⇦|| Episode #506 - Wage Slavery & Moral Dumbing Down
(Extrinsic Manipulation versus Internal Motivation)
|⌚ Sat 3 July 2010 ☻Alfie Kohn, The Onion (Reading), Adam Curtis, Daniel Pink, Noam Chomsky, Barry Schwartz, Lyn Gerry|
Download Hour1 Download Hour2John Taylor Gatto has documented how business interests instituted forced schooling to 'dumb down' active citizens into consumers passive enough to work for the man and accept what they were given by corporations. This show looks at the moral component of dumbing down, the undermining of people's innate altruism and moral sense, making them easily manipulable by money.
Music: Economics 101 (Don't Let Money Change You) by Clayton Blizzard
This episode rebroadcasts content from 29, 183 & 371.
Some of this episode's content is repeated in episode 634.
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