are books only consumed by the rich?


The Brazilian Federal Revenue said that "only the rich buy books", And proposes to increase taxes on books. In my opinion, This is an attempt to decrease access to education and knowledge for the poor. As anthropologist Darcy Ribeiro said, "The crisis in education in Brazil is not a crisis; it's a project. A society where people are ignorant and lack knowledge is easier to be controlled by the powerful. The books? Books are an inexhaustible source of knowledge, Knowledge that takes thousands of...

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