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ONCE UPON A TIME, THERE WAS ISLAM-DRIVEN PROGRESS IN EUROPE

This is an interesting documentary film by British historian Bettany Hughes about an important period of Europe’s history that has been either largely forgotten or massively distorted: When Muslims from North Africa (Moors) ruled in Europe. 309 more words

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The Search for Atlantis

Plato’s Atlantis was the precursor to his epic and quantifiable exposition The Republic, a discourse on the ideal society. How government should run, the election of public servants, the laws and the behaviour of its citizens—men. 548 more words