James W. Loewen Quote

Textbooks should show that neither morality nor immorality can simply be conferred upon us by history. Merely being part of the United States, without regard to our own acts and ideas, does not make us moral or immoral beings. History is more complicated than that.


Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong (ed. The New Press, 2008) - ISBN: 9781595586537

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Textbooks should show that neither morality nor immorality can simply be conferred upon us by history. Merely being part of the United States,...

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Textbooks should show that neither morality nor immorality can simply be conferred upon us by history. Merely being part of the United States,...

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Textbooks should show that neither morality nor immorality can simply be conferred upon us by history. Merely being part of the United States,...

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Textbooks should show that neither morality nor immorality can simply be conferred upon us by history. Merely being part of the United States,...