Saturday, August 08, 2020

Widgets

John Oliver Just blew it out of the water- U.S. History
















I freely admit that I have al;ways enjoyed John Oliver's show. I try to watch it every week, and I usually learn something, and occasionally have my mind expanded on a few things.

This week, he absolutely made what I  think is the best episode of his career, and I think what makes it so great is that he's a Brit, and therefore has a wider view on the way we teach history than an American might.

It's almost like he comes off as a surprised, but interested party here, and there's no "partisan" angle to this, just honest debate about what ramifications there are to teaching history badly.

I can't recommend it enough, and I hope you watch it right now!



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