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Educated by Tara Westover
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Westover’s story is as gripping as her prose is moving. There is a lot for the reader to process from her memoir. The following are my top three takeaways: (1) once objective reality and knowable facts become dismissible, the physically strong will be left to make and justify the rules based on fabricated conspiracies, elastic theologies, and magical thinking; (2) to become educated is a choice and does not happen passively; (3) number 2 is the remedy to number 1.

Also, can somebody make this a movie already?
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Reading Progress

March 25, 2018 – Shelved
March 25, 2018 – Shelved as: to-read
July 3, 2018 – Started Reading
July 18, 2018 –
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July 19, 2018 – Finished Reading

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