1. S

    How would you respond to these ignorant claims about African history and bad culture?

    So some moron recently told me this on Trump's shithole comments, his reason why he thinks they are shitholes is due to culture: "The truth is, neither is a positive thing to say, but I think what Trump was getting at is that these countries are unstable and have some bad cultural aspects but...
  2. Frank81

    Paris: shootings and bombings, 13-11-2015

    Yes, breaking news, right now, related to French national soccer team match and Hollande visit, in Saint Denis. Very bad news are expected.
  3. HistoryFreak1912

    How did Mexico respond after the Zimmerman Telegram?

    OK, we all know about the Zimmerman Telegram. Basically, Germany promised Mexico that if they helped the Germans fight their war, the Germans would help Mexico reclaim territories lost in the Mexican-American War. This got the United States pissed enough to declare war on Germany. My question...
  4. larkin

    How do everyday people respond to authoritarianism

    Almost 80 years have passed since the Nazi Party first took over in Germany. The war was horrible enough resulting in the deaths of upwards to 20 million lives. The was scorched earth and brutal occupations and then preceding the war as early as 1935, there were the camps. These camps...
  5. Spidey

    How did the Indians respond to English settlement?

    So the teacher gave us these questions but I cannot find any sources (Especially pertaining to Jamestown) What factors prevented them from resisting effectively? All I could find was this - There were different factors that prevented the Indians from resisting effectively. To begin with, the...
  6. D

    How do you respond?

    How do you respond to the comment that studying history is useless - "what does it matter now?"
  7. Jake10

    How do you respond to children who do not want to conform to their gender?

    I'm referring to boys who want to dress and act like little girls and vise versa. I think we've all come to accept homosexuality in adults, but what happens when children exhibit this? Let's say your son/daughter, nice/nephew do this. What would they face from their family and society?
  8. H

    Are we trained like Dogs to respond?

    How much of what humans find valuable, is guided? That is, do we value something because an authority tells us its valuable or do we find things intrinsically valuable? Is the way in which we communicate facts more important than the facts? Take for example conflict over things people find...
  9. J

    How would Karl Marx respond to Nazism in Germany?

    Based on Karl Marx's philosophical views how would he respond to the rise of Nazism in Germany? This is not for homework it is just a hypothetical question that I want to hear others people's opinions about.
  10. Nick

    Indians respond differently to the Pilgrims' arrival

    The year is 1620. The crew of the Mayflower come ashore at Plymouth Rock and build a settlement. However the Indian shaman has a vision of the future misery and genocide the whites will inflict on his people. The Natives kill and scalp the invaders before burning the settlement. How would this...