7 apr. 2009

Chinese university students asked about Tiananmen Square protests 1989

The falsification of history has done more to mislead humans than any single thing known to mankind. - Jean Jacques Rousseau
We learn from history that we learn nothing from history. - George Bernard Shaw (a fabian socialist, here a quote from his book)

False history gets made all day, any day, the truth of the new is never on the news. - Adrienne Rich
History is the present. That's why every generation writes it anew. But what most people think of as history is its end product, myth. - E. L. Doctorow

1989 image you will never see on US television:

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