Slightly skewed — but true — American history

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In the United States, the fourth Thursday of November is Thanksgiving — arguably the most enjoyable national holiday of the year.

There are many myths about Thanksgiving. In this video, John Green, novelist, historian, and video blogger, undertakes to set the holiday in its true context with a swift, wry, and factual retelling of the colonial-America story. It’s a version most of us never heard in school. Click below or go to the original YouTube video

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