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Can we really tell history "as it was"? posted 18 April 2006 in Philosophy DiscussionCan we really tell history "as it was"? by Curethan, Didact

Official histories are at least as flawed as current events reporting (in any medium). Therefore it's all a tissue of lies.

It is ironic that if you want an account that is honest, literal and correct, you should read a fictional story like PON. Then you, and everyone else who has subjectively experienced the recounted events can be sure they got "the truth". view post


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