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3 Historical Facts You Were Lied About as a Kid

#2: “Lincoln fought the Civil War to end slavery” — No, he didn't.

3 Historical Facts You Were Lied About as a Kid
A statue of the former U.S. president, Abraham Lincoln | Image source: Pixabay

Growing up, I was subjected to many lies — the lie about the existence of tooth fairy, how Einstein failed at Maths, and Newton’s ‘Eureka!’ moment when he discovered gravity after an apple fell on his head. Among all the untrue facts I was told, the alteration of historical…

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Fareeha Arshad

Fareeha Arshad

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