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Parikshit Mukerjee

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How did you use your education to help or change the society? You did, didn't you?

A kindergarten teacher has as much power to change the society for the better as a pioneer in politics. The ability to change the world roots from education and inspiration. Did you change the world yet, even if its by the tiniest bit? So how do you think an education helps?

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    Mar 10 2013: My formal education helped me make a comfortable living. My informal education (where I unlearned so much of that which I had learned) is helping me change my world for the better - if only in a tiny way. Education is my greatest joy, but formal education was my greatest obstacle to learning how to live a satisfying life. My formal education was formalized, legalized abuse that had its own dire consequences.
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      Mar 10 2013: Interesting. When you look back would you in any way say your formal education was kind of a waste of time? Because I am sure a comfortable living could be attained by a lot of jobs not requiring much education. I myself have been educated at a school. However with new influences such as books and people like yourself, I am beginning to ask whether donating my time to so much formal education is really a selfish or a charitable thing to do, for both me and the society.

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