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    Richard Hofstadter's book, Anti-Intellectualism in American Life to anyone who wants to understand the roots of this strain of belief in our country.   While many of our colleges and universities were begun by relgious seekers after truth, the evangelical movement distained "book learning" only the grace thing was necessary for enlightenment.  

    We can have democracy in this country, or we can have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both. Louis Brandeis

    by Ohkwai on Mon Feb 27, 2012 at 03:08:56 PM PST

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