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The Doctrine of Discovery And European Colonization Practices

"Utterly reprehensible"Excerpt: "Papal Bulls of the 15th century gave Christian explorers the right to claim lands they “discovered” and lay claim to those lands for their Christian Monarchs. Any land that was not inhabited by Christians was available to be “discovered”, claimed, and exploited. If the “pagan” inhabitants could be converted, they might be spared.… Continue reading The Doctrine of Discovery And European Colonization Practices

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The Types of Propaganda used by the Nazis

Excerpts: "propaganda campaigns created an atmosphere tolerant of violence against Jews"Adolf Hitler said “propaganda's task is not to make an objective study of the truth, in so far as it favors the enemy, and then set it before the masses with academic fairness; its task is to serve our own right, always and unflinchingly.”  https://encyclopedia.ushmm.org/content/en/article/nazi-propaganda?fbclid=IwAR2uz11q9rk3q1ZI71iFBmlC80iZGveQCR_rVsjCwT_32rxvVt0S_Wvsl7o

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Research on Early Hominids – China

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/11/science/hominins-tools-china.html Although it is questionable as to whether or not the stones in question were actually formed by hominids or naturally, there are a lot of interesting issues brought up in this paper regarding dating of rocks using the magnetic flip in the earth, and issues regarding the migrations of early hominids.

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Gault site research pushes back date of earliest North Americans

Research in Texas in 2018 uncovers an earlier group of humans under the Clovis layer. While the earliest migrations were considered to be roughly 13,000 years ago over the Bering landbridge during the last Ice Age, this settlement is dating at 16,000 to 20,000 years ago. This opens up the possibility that there were earlier… Continue reading Gault site research pushes back date of earliest North Americans

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The Earth’s Magnetic Field, Sea Floor Spreading, and dating Continental Drift

The development of the theory of Continental Drift https://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/developing.html Earths Magnetic Field - is it flipping? https://www.space.com/43173-earth-magnetic-field-flips-when.html?utm_source=sdc-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190131-sdc This information establishes the way in which the earths crust has changed over time, and is very similar to reading the rings on a tree and dating its age. Seafloor next to the Pacific Northwest https://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/magnetic.html