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Comment #2766732 by jb

jb Aug 7th 2014, 8:42 AM #

Well you could say some of the biggest events in History are written by the winners so it is hard to say what is actual History and what is well, written by the winners….

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Opinion: What’s the point in learning about history?

Opinion: What’s the point in learning about history?

Every History teacher in the country can attest to hearing the Dreaded Question at least once a year: “What’s the point in learning about this?”


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    Aug 7th 2014, 12:23 PM

    yes, there are two sides to every story. History class in an English school would vary greatly to a history class in an Irish school and imagine the variations between Israeli and Palestinian history books. One man’s hero is another man’s traitor.