Culture and Society, Headlines, Issue 88 - May 2023
May 02, 2023
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The decline of public intellectualism: Where have all the thinkers gone?

In our society, something sad has occurred and is ongoing: public intellectualism’s decline. I ask, where are the public intellectuals? In the past, intellectuals exerted immense influence on public policy and their input into the governance process could not be ignored. Ideas are powerful elements of nation-building; even where interests are at play, a taste […]