Why we need to study history


Do we want to prevent future genocides?

Then we need to study history.

I came across this article from the Azeri Press Agency, noting the death of historian Eric Feigl, who “disproved” the story of the Armenian genocide.

Amazing.  Is there an official association of voodoo and bogus historians?

(Here’s a collection of Los Angeles Times pieces about the Armenian genocide and current events around it, including the murder of a reporter who argued for Turkey’s recognizing the events.)

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  1. [...] Saturday, Jan. 27 Millard Fillmore’s Bathtub linked to our Action Alert from his post “Why we need to study history.” [...]

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