Thanksgiving and Forgotten Genocide: Brainwashing of American Textbooks

Muslim Reverie

Those who are indigenous to the land we now call the “United States of America” have been long misrepresented, demonized, and effectively marginalized in American history textbooks in favor of glorifying European colonialism. Why does “democracy” refuse to teach that 10 to 30 million Natives were unjustifiably slaughtered in the name of conquest and imperialism? Where is the “free market of ideas” when selective and biased history is being taught in our educational institutions?

Erasing the memory of an entire race of people is cultural genocide. Not only is biased history presented to us through a distorted lens, but we are also subjected to the realities of capitalism, in which commercialization of an ambiguous holiday pulls us away from facts and meaning. Turkeys are associated with “Thanksgiving” in the same way Santa Clause and the Easter bunny have become synonymous with Christmas and Easter, respectively. Through the guise of innocence…

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One comment on “Thanksgiving and Forgotten Genocide: Brainwashing of American Textbooks

  1. The absolute truth Thanksgiving has nothing to do with Europeans christians but rather was a festivity of Native Americans that the first illegal aliens witnessed, highjacked and then after killing Native Americans and stealing their crops they celebrated. with fest. Who in their right mind could celebrate such a criminal racist event accept white america.

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