Your teachers in elementary, middle and high school were figures of knowledge. They enlightened your brains to different systems of belief, different languages and perhaps even introduced you to your favorite authors. Your teachers were bastions of endless wisdom and advice – you firmly believed that you never had to question their words nor their credentials (except maybe your math teacher’s).
Nope, you were wrong about that. You definitely needed to question what they were telling you.
Despite being endless wells of wisdom, your teachers are still human like you and I. There are some “facts” that they taught you, in the sciences, social sciences and perhaps even your art classes, that are just plain wrong. No subject is safe from ludicrous history lies.
Thankfully, you clicked on this article. Now? Your strenuous unlearning process begins.