Because education leads to actually thinking and the questioning of why we need war in the first place! "Why is there always money for war but not for education?" Exactly. Great question. No More War anti war peace campaign stop war logic change attitudes
From Speak Up For Education and Kids (Facebook) : "This cartoon disturbingly depicts today's reality to a T, except that it's from a 1933 edition of Progressive Magazine. Who would you substitute for the "false economy" symbolized by the man?"
Why, yes, young man. It is hard to explain. It's even harder to believe, especially when you realize that most of the states that repugs win elections in are the poorest,the least well educated, most religious, and least healthy.