Drink hella water, eat hella fruit
"White people built america"
"Columbus is a hero"
"Survival of the fittest"
"Slavery, segregation, some MLK & Rosa Parks happened, end of racism"
"The Melting Pot"
"Land of the free/opportunity"
"Abraham Lincoln fought hard to free the slaves"
"Discrimination doesn’t exist in 2014"
"If we didn’t kill the natives they would have killed us, it was self defense!"
What Really Happened in the Congo: Belgium’s ‘Heart of Darkness’
Leopold famously said when he was forced to hand over the Congo Free State to the Belgian nation: “I will give them my Congo but they have no right to know what I have done there,” and proceeded to burn archives.
Did y’all know about this?
I was always the type to read the history book cover to cover, and this section was almost always skipped or covered in 20 minutes.