How Woke History Promotes Racism — Market Mad House

I think the rising tide of Woke History is partially responsible for the bothersome resurgence of intellectual racism in America.

Obviously, wokeness is not responsible for the resurgence of popular racism in America. However, I think some woke concepts, in particular, Woke History, provide an intellectual justification for racism.

For example, The New York Times’ infamous 1619 Project. The idea behind the Project was commendable; to commemorate the first slaves in Virginia. Moreover, the 1619 Project was claiming to…




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Daniel G. Jennings

Daniel G. Jennings

Daniel G. Jennings is a writer who lives and works in Colorado. He is a lifelong history buff who is fascinated by stocks, politics, and cryptocurrency.

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