Conventional wisdom is nothing more than the opinions offered by the agents of the Wall Street bakers and corporations. We are enslaved due to by our ignorance and gullibility .
Accepting the opinions of the ruling class only serves to benefit the few at the expense of the many.
A foolish man does what he is told, while the wise man questions authority. According to conventional wisdom of the past, the earth was flat and that the sun revolved around the earth.
The financial elite have a vested interest in having a huge supply of ignorant voters. When the majority is uneducated and uniformed the people can be convinced to give up their liberty in exchange for security