Why Americans’ Historical Ignorance Matters

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It’s long been established that Americans don’t know much about history. Usually, this is expressed in terms of Americans’ factual ignorance. Every few years, there’s a poll that comes out with distressing results, showing that half of Americans don’t know that the Civil War came after the…

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George Dillard

George Dillard

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Exploring the past to illuminate politics, the environment, and more. Also: worldhistoryfacts.com. Buy me a beverage: https://ko-fi.com/georgedillard