We have a whitewashed POTUS seeking the same
Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:53am

with appeal to a constituency who wants to look good at expense of truth. Acknowledgement of history isn't embrace of it. Societies make mistakes as do people. Slavery was one. Jim Crow laws another. Comfort women and election of Trump are social mistakes too. Do we learn and choose to not repeat those mistakes, or make similar new ones? Or do we pretend and call truth "fake news?" Are we America, or a land of Fakebelieve?

There are lots of "Civil War" monuments across the deep south. How many monuments to the slaves?