Teach Don’t Taunt

IgnoranceIs not a crimeBut somethingWe can address Through teaching -Not ridicule -Is how we allProgress As childrenWere we laughed atWhen we gotA question wrong Or did ourTeachers aid usDo their bestTo help us learn So why do weAs adultsShow othersSuch disdain When we know thatWe could help themIf we took timeTo explain


You've always an excuse Arguing your innocence Questioning the evidence Looking for loopholes Finding gaps in the facts Insulting our intelligence But it's yours that has lapsed You're blinded by your ignorance And searing indifference You failed in your diligence You've fallen into our trap We made you over-confident You missed your own incompetence So [...]