Stephen Wolf @PoliticsWolf @DKElections staff writer covering voting rights, gerrymandering, maps, & poli sci. Get the free Voting Rights Roundup weekly newsletter dkel.ec/votingr Jun. 11, 2019 1 min read

Insightful thread. The American education system's failure to fully convey the importance of institutional white supremacy in American history is one of its greatest flaws

The Union should have permanently solidified the American Civil War as "The Slave-owners' Rebellion" in popular memory, but they ceded the historiography to the former Southern rebels & their Lost Cause sympathizers

After defeating Nazi Germany, the allies executed a campaign to de-Nazify both the political & economic systems in Germany. The Union's failure to do likewise after defeating the slave owners & fully implement Reconstruction is one of the greatest political failures in US history


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