Anyways in Germany, students are forced to look in-depth at the Holocaust. They have to read the Diary of Anne Frank (every year according to one German woman I talked to) in school.
What did I learn about America’s past in school? I learned that we celebrate Columbus day. The original illegal immigrant.
We brush slavery under the rug.
We pretend that we’re all equal now, with equal opportunity.
I get so tired of this.
NPR has a fantastic article on this subject here.
Also someone called my coworker a N**** in the gas station. It’s 2105 ladies and gents.
Here’s some Kizomba music. Heard it at the Salsa Explosion in Minneapolis.