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IS HISTORY ALL TRUE series:
How Democracy Created Barriers to Freedom, Happiness, and Prosperity

🔹I read back in 2012, that Zuma earned more than David Cameron and François Hollande did, and that his salary cost #SouthAfrica five times what Obama’s did the US❗️😳
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🔹Why was that? Could we peg ourselves against America, France, or England? Hardly.
🔹Time Magazine recently showcased the abhorrent divide between the have & have nots in #SouthAfrica. So isn't it despicable? That our leaders...
... are paid above their international pay grade, in the face of their voters’ poverty and misery?
🔹The Uruguayan President, (In Uruguay GDP per capita is almost 3 times that of RSA, whereas GDP in RSA is 6 times that of Uruguay) José Mujica, lived to serve; even standing...
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MEA CULPA:

🔹If it’s the victors, and oppressors, who write the history books, how can we ever truly know what stories were lost?
🔹Has it never occurred to you as somewhat odd, that despite historical accounts of advanced civilizations from 2000 BC, and onwards, ...
...that very few of these great cultures are mentioned much in the Bible? Never mind those that came before them❗️
🔹The main trajectory of biblical historical value, appears to be limited to such a small region of the world; namely, Israel, and surrounds. (Including Egypt.)...
That is; I mean, ISis-RA-EL‘s land❗️
(What’s in a name, ja?)
🔹There weren’t many other nations mentioned much; not even many Westerners /Europeans,
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IS HISTORY ALL TRUE?
WHAT’S IN FRONT OF OUR EYES:

One great achievement ♟of the last few 100yrs was the perception that we’re the prime of civilization; that sophisticated humans only emerged a few thousand years ago. The result (conveniently)is very few Q’s about “his-story”:
🔹In many places, Roman ruins were found floors underground. Why? Plausibly? When many other old ruins are not?
🔹Many buildings & streets have been excavated, only to find other structures UNDER them, that no one knew was there, nor could explain plausibly.
🔹Folks drive past man-made hills, never questioning what lies within, as they don’t even realize they’re not natural.
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