As facts and reason are generally powerless to change people's beliefs, and the less educated and less intelligent the person the more true this is, we have to wonder how to change the narrative in simple terms the average uneducated white southern person will be able to respond to and gradually absorb. This will be particularly challenging given the countervailing narrative's emotional appeal to those low down in the social hierarchy.

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