2 weeks, 5 days ago
It could be misleading, because we could be tempted to draw general principles when we have small samples, with lot of noise, and lot of uncertainty about the facts.
It could revive old conflicts, and serve as a moral justification for unjust present situations for some.
3 months, 1 week ago
history is good to learn cause if we didn't learn than would we have come this far in life
2 months ago
most country's education systems (apart from university) treat history as just memorizing facts and dates without emphasis on understanding why things happened and how to stop them from happening again
under the premise that it is to prevent tragic repetition, stories probably work better.
Its the key to understanding the past and our ancestors
is also shows how far we've come technology wise, communicating country to country, and to help us to resolve things
History can be fun but boring at the same time
it is a window to the past