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2 Oct '14

News Tell us: did your school curriculum distort American history?

A Colorado school board review has thrown the way we teach back into the spotlight. Share your experiences of how history was taught in your schoolIn the Broadway smash-hit Wicked, the Wizard of Oz offers perhaps the best explanation of the way history is dealt with in America: Where Im from, we believe all sorts of things that arent true. We call it history. He continues:A mans called a traitor, or liberator. A rich mans a thief, or philanthropist. Is one a crusader, or ruthless invader? Its all in which label is able to persist. Continue reading...

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