it has been this way since the ancient times, most of the earth's population, then and now is illiterate. Being able to read and write leads to education, education helps one become 'smart' and probably successful.
Thousands protest outlawing of Islamic Movement in Umm al-Fahm in northern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: What makes Jews so smart?
A Palestinian teen who tried to stab an Israeli woman in the West Bank was run over and shot to death. Her father, imam of the refugee camp where she grew up, says his daughter was 'responding to the occupation.'04:30 28.11.15 | 1 comments