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How American History Classes Lie About Who Won WWII

A central pillar of what schoolchildren in the United States are taught about World War II is that the country swooped in to save the day, nay the world, from a ruthless fascist regime when no one else could. The story works to inspire nationalistic pride in young minds, but it's just that: a story. Anyone who has ever traveled abroad can probably reminisce on the first time someone from outside the United States asked them, "Wait, you guys think you won World War II?"

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How American History Classes Lie About Who Won WWII

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