Isis are against western education simply because it leads to more individual freedom. Closed religious groups want us to know only what they allow. Let us indoctrinate men and women with the belief they are free to think for themselves. Lets encourage them to think for themselves. At the same time foster their moral sense so they do not trample on others.
You have got things mixed up. I'm not sure why but you need to rethink your position. It's not always easy to see straight maybe you are upset with capitalism. Western nations are far from perfect but people prefer them as they give scope for personel freedom.
Serious errors of clear thought and an attempt to blind with images instead of reasoning with langauge. If you really wish to discuss the western system and compare it with other alternatives I'm quite happy to do a pro and con estimation. I fear you may have made up your mind already and condemned western thought without thought.
The vast majority of people want to live where they can get on with their lives in safety and reasonable comfort. At the same time they do not want to be told what to believe or how to behave. Laws have to exist in all societies but the best on offer globally are western democracies.Many are trying to get into Europe and America from other nations not many are trying for Syri
The masses decide the best place to be for themselves. They are not to concerned with politics and labels they just want to live as best they can. Look at the world and see what sort of decisions they are making.
I'm fortunate to have been born in a rich country.
I'm labelled English for what its worth but under the thin veneer of education I have similar desires and needs to other humans.
You cannot remove a million years of evolution by labelling someone.
I'm saying we are all human at ground level we all can interbreed and share the same blood groups. These days science has shown we have the same genetic make up. The worlds resources are not fairly distributed due to greed. This is because we do not listen to our conscience which we all have as self- aware beings. Instead we behave like animals grabbing for ourselves.
Your talking about the elite who hold the top of the pyramid of wealth. Things have always been that way thoughout history only a few are at the top of the pecking order, just as in the animal kingdom.
Safa Motesharrei the applied mathmatician has produced a mathmatical model of the breakdown of civilisations.