- Illusions decrease as one gets older

- Illusions decrease as one gets older
The trend is clear. The younger you are, the more likely it is that you voted for Britain to stay in the EU. 73 percent of those aged 18-24 wanted to remain, compared to only 44 percent of those aged 44-54 years.

- Children and young people do not learn only facts in school. They are learned values. The message to younger generations of postwar Europe has focused on enrichment of cultural diversity and the dangers of nationalism, chauvinism and racism. In social studies lessons EU has been talked about as a peace project, says Helge Lurås to Aftenposten.

- Young people are exposed to "indoctrination." One might argue that it is the best and necessary for a civilized society, but systematic influence is there nonetheless, says Helge Lurås, who is chairman of the center for international and strategic analysis (SISA).

- In the first period after you finish school and is educated, you believe strongly in what you have been told. But then the illusions decrease eventually. Not at least one experiences that the praised words are largely empty, he says.

- There are two different ways of seeing discrepancies in the British voting preferences between the young and elderly. Either the young understood something that the elderly are not able to see. Or they are young and so inexperienced and naive that they have not yet realized what one would progressively experience when one gets older - that ideals and realities are not the same.

- Illusions decrease as one gets older, says Lurås.

Comment below.
    Donate to Speisa

The globalist psychopaths vs Speisa

Your kind donations help keep Speisa up and running. For those of you who can, we ask that you make a monetary contribution. Thank you!

Please select an amount to donate

Why would I donate?

Webmaster tools: We have probably all been there. You publish a blog post, post it to social media, and then you realize there is a grammar or spelling mistake. Or perhaps you need to update the picture. Here is how to fix it.

VIDEO: Real or not, it's up to you to decide.

The Iraqi asylum seeker sat next to 21-year-old Hanna on the train and began to masturbate - something he would soon regret.

View this article in PDF format Print article


Comments at Speisa are unmoderated. We do believe in free speech, but posts using foul language, as well as abusive, hateful, libelous and genocidal posts, will be deleted if seen. However, if a comment remains on the site, it in no way constitutes an endorsement by Speisa of the sentiments contained therein.
comments powered by Disqus