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Hoodwinked History: How False Civil Rights Narratives Distort Modern Freedom Struggles | The Root

Hoodwinked History: How False Civil Rights Narratives Distort Modern Freedom Struggles | The Root

-We all know how sanitized mainstream black history has become. Matin Luther King Jr.? Now he was a kumbaya preacher-man. Rosa Parks was a tired seamstress- she didn’t get up because he feet were hurting. Can you blame her? Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee, everybody loved Muhammad Ali. Turns out that this remixed, retelling of black history is doing more harm than good. Today’s package: Whitewashing Black History. Over the years what we’ve come to refer to…

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Stephen Kinzer: US Foreign Policy and Interventionism

Stephen Kinzer: US Foreign Policy and Interventionism

on episode 33 of the Guadalajara geopolitics podcast we interviewed dr. Stephen Kinzer who is in the ward winning journalist author and academic he is known as among the best in popular foreign policy storytelling he writes articles for the Boston Globe and his most recent book is the brothers John Foster Dulles Allen Dulles and their secrets world war he spent more than 20 years reporting for The New York Times on conflicts abroad as a foreign correspondent and…

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