Eoghan Harris: Fake history is every bit as bad for society as fake news

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Eoghan Harris: Fake history is every bit as bad for society as fake news


Harris cartoon
Harris cartoon

A society needs an accurate grip on its past to protect itself from those who want to hijack history for their own ends.

But we don’t have that grip thanks to Ruairi Quinn, RTE and politicians who play the green card.

Ruairi Quinn removed compulsory Junior History from the curriculum – and opened the door to the fake history peddled by Sinn Fein trolls on social media.

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