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Oxford University Debate: A View on Rewriting History — Letters to a Young Conservative

Another from a friend of my dad’s. It’s sad that even at one of the world’s great universities, they want to take down statue of a man, who though he didn’t have the greatest opinions in regard to white supremacy, is responsible for many students being able to go to this university.

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Letters To A Young Conservative


And here I thought We was about something else altogether.

“RUSSIAN PREMIERE! The media theatrical production WE is a dialogue among statues of great figures of the Russian Empire, which have come to life. 15 more words


The New Right-Wing Lie: Rewriting History

In the wake of the racist gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia last week, many places in the South are considering removing statues honoring confederate leaders. As a result the right wing is crying foul. 228 more words


History is always just a story

History is nothing but a story, a current story giving current judgments about past events shrouded by diminishing knowledge about the events themselves and of the motivations and causes of past behaviour. 426 more words


Is there a need to rewrite Indian history? - Anil Athale

History is not merely a chronicle of past events; it forms the psyche of a nation. … If in the 70th year of Independence we are stirring to break the mindset of being the Gunga Din of Rudyard Kipling’s poem, it is something to applaud. 1,208 more words