- — Ta-Nehisi Coates (@tanehisicoates)Mon, Oct 06 2014 01:49:17Thomas Jefferson volunteers to protects his blacks from the rigors of freedom. #voluntaryhistory
- — o_Okay (@calypsoh13)Mon, Oct 06 2014 02:47:53#voluntaryhistory George III, offended by poor fashion sense and overall backward nature of Americans, evicts 13 Colonies from the Empire.
- — John Hatch (@JohnHatch237)Wed, Oct 08 2014 13:20:30Gilded Age robber barons, concerned they’re stifling competition, pass the Sherman Antitrust Act. #VoluntaryHistory
#voluntaryhistory mocks claims slavery ended voluntarily, other history teachings
A Colorado teacher created an uproar after she claimed that the U.S. voluntarily ended slavery, now #VoluntaryHistory is taking historical benchmarks and changing them with a sarcastic and crass spin.
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