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Human rights and philosophy should be taught in school!

As a member of the Sudanese community, where human rights are constantly violated and where people, mostly the younger generations, do not tend to engage in critical issues affecting the whole nation, I believe that Education should be changed and transformed into teaching the students how to think philosophically and lay the foundation for that since nursery school, rather than indoctrinating them with ideologies and beliefs that would just dull their minds and make them incapable of questioning things, and taking initiative to find solutions to problems.
Many people here are very unaware of their rights, know nothing about vital issues like economics, for example, and completely oblivious to what's written in the Constitution.

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  • Mar 4 2013: So long as these philosophical teachings and 'human rights' doctrines do not contravene the constitutional fabric of that given society.
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      Mar 5 2013: But what If the constitution it self is faulty and deprive others of their rights? an unjust law is no law at all :)
      what do you think ?
      • Mar 5 2013: I agree with you! Especially in this country where our government is so divided and there is so much controversy, I think it would be beneficial to educate the youth of our country on their basic rights. Our Constitution was created centuries ago, and I feel like its time to revise and make it relevant to our society. What are your thoughts?

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