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Response to nadinbrzezinski (Reply #3)

Sat Mar 10, 2012, 04:58 PM

40. Much of it is learned in grade school and high school history classes. I was a student in the 50s

and we did not learn anything that sounded bad except for the Civil War which ended slavery. We did not learn about slavery - just how we liberated the slaves. Same with the Native American story. That was just ignored.

So if you were in a class like that and did not go on to a higher education that included the truth then you really think we are somehow perfect. Today when we have so much of our higher education targeted at a specific career unlike the four year college degrees I suspect it is even worse. When do we teach real history with a system like we have today?

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