The History Wars Continue, Part V

5. “Several world geography and history textbooks suffer from an incomplete – and often inaccurate – account of religions other than Christianity.” Here, the Network is on firmer ground. Geographers and historians aren’t specialists in religion or philosophy, and they often oversimplify or make mistakes. Consider some particular complaints: (a) In describing Buddhism’s second Noble Truth, one text says, “Selfishness is the cause of suffering,” … Continue reading The History Wars Continue, Part V