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#1. Native Americans are not and must not be props in a sort of theme park of the past, where we go to have a good time and see exotic cultures. "What we have done to the peoples who were living in North America" is, according to anthropologist Sol Tax, "our Original Sin. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#2. The historian must have no country. - JOHN QUINCY ADAMS - Author: James W. Loewen
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#3. Teaching is too vital an occupation to be left to the lazy or greedy or negative - Author: Eliot Wigginton
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#4. It is not too much to say that the blacks in Georgia and the Carolinas made Sherman's march possible. Their help meant that Sherman's forces would not be traveling through hostile territory without supply lines. Rather, the soldiers were more like a huge guerilla force in friendly territory. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#5. We preach democracy while supporting dictatorships. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#6. when we first met and felt compelled to talk constantly about each other's faces and personalities and what we loved about each other and all of that routine, - Author: Anonymous
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#7. Go to bed," he ordered. "Go to bed... and stay there. - Author: Cindy Gerard
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#8. Languages are the pedigree of nations. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#9. Exchange information, learn to speak sensibly about any subject, learn to express your thoughts, accept new ones, examine them, analyze. Think objectively. Think toward the future. - Author: Anne McCaffrey
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#10. Columbus not only sent the first slaves acroiss the Atlantic, he sent more slaves than any other individual - Author: James W. Loewen
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#11. Those who don't remember the past are condemned to repeat the eleventh grade. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#12. On faith's battered back calm eyes etch prayers that cool a nation's hot rage. - Author: Aberjhani
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#13. My history teacher could make us feel like he was imparting rare gossip to us when he was talking about Maria Theresa and the Habsburgs. I just loved that sense of - the Western canon is here, and it's gossipy and tawdry, and everyone is sort of goofy. - Author: Mallory Ortberg
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#14. Unfortunately, marketing textbooks is like marketing fishing lures: the point is to catch fishermen, not fish. Thus many adopted textbooks are flashy to catch the eye of adoption committees but dull when read by students. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#15. I've never enjoyed sleep as much until I got the 'Today' job. There is something about early sleep that's much better than late sleep. I feel myself going to sleep; I don't just plonk my head on the pillow. It's a sort of winding-down thing. - Author: Evan Davis
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#16. Trees quiver in the wind,
sailing on a sea of mist
out of earshot. - Author: Dag Hammarskjold
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#17. It's tragic that you can define a whole movement in music by gender alone. People are like, 'Oh, look, another quirky girl.' - Author: Paloma Faith
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#18. The Church Fathers teach us that a shattered heart is the most pleasing gift to God. It is the sign that we are conscious of our sins, of the evil we have done, of our wretchedness, and of our need for forgiveness and mercy. - Author: Pope Francis
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#19. And James Loewen just proved that we all are wrong... this concept is fucking hard to be swallowed. - Author: Deyth Banger
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#20. History is important. More than any other topic, it is about us. Whether one deems our present society wondrous or awful or both, history reveals how we got to this point. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#21. Cherishing Columbus is a characteristic of white history, not American history. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#22. Students will start finding history interesting when their teachers and textbooks stop lying to them. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#23. At this point the judge took over the questioning. "Didn't lynchings happen in Mississippi?" he asked. Yes, admitted the rating committee member, but it was all so long ago, why dwell on it now? "It is a history book, isn't it?" asked the judge. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#24. History is furious debate informed by evidence and reason. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#25. I really wanted a wonderful, traditional home for my kid. - Author: Drew Barrymore
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#26. 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. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#27. In sum, U.S. history is no more violent and oppressive than the history of England, Russia, Indonesia, or Burundi - but neither is it exceptionally less violent. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#28. By idolizing those whom we honor, we do a disservice both to them and to ourselves ... We fail to recognize that we could go and do likewise. - CHARLES V. WILLIE - Author: James W. Loewen
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#29. Socially, segregation labeled African Americans as less than human; the term "boy" itself, applied to the Scottsboro defendants even as they became elderly, implied that they were less than men. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#30. By 1970, exclusion was so complete that fewer than 500 black families lived in white suburban neighborhoods in the entire Chicago metropolitan area, and most of those were in just five or six suburbs. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#31. I prefer to make no new declarations [on southern policy beyond what was in the Letter of Acceptance]. But you may say, if you deem it advisable, that you know that I will stand by the friendly and encouraging words of that Letter, and by all that they imply. You cannot express that too strongly. - Author: Rutherford B. Hayes
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#32. What a community erects on its historical landscape not only sums up its view of the past but also influences its possible futures. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#33. I completed my first novel when I was 19 years old. - Author: Danielle Steel
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#34. People have a right to their own opinions, but not to their own facts. Evidence must be located, not created, and opinions not backed by evidence cannot be given much weight. - Author: James W. Loewen
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#35. The antidote to feel-good history is not feel-bad history but honest and inclusive history. - Author: James W. Loewen
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