Falsehoods

 

Mother and Baby Home Historical Falsehoods

Anti Irish Racism - White Ni**ers
Debunking a claimed Historical Debunking - Slave myth Part 1 Recently a post on Irish History's Facebook page carried out
Hart Island burial NY
Coronavirus: Pictures emerge of temporary mass graves in New York as US Covid-19 death toll surpasses 16,500 (Irish independent April
Millennials - Imagination replaces knowledge
Poor quality thinking is much in evidence these days, especially in the media, both traditional and non-traditional. One recent exemplar
Carl Sagan Mythmaker high priest of atheism
America's most popular science writer was a lousy historian! Carl Sagan (1934-1996) was a revered and immensely popular public figure
American women protest England's reign of terror in Ireland
Una Mullally writing for the Irish Times asks "Out of 697 Dublin mayors, why have only eight been women?" Una
Garden-of-Rememberence Statue of the Children of Lir
Little mistakes that go unchallenged are one of the primary contributors to false history. Here is one which is not
Historian Brian Nugent says Tuam Mother and Baby home story is not based on evidence
https://vimeo.com/350559654
Ya knew what ya were doin
A classic of the genre - At first glance, this appears to be a troubling story of a woman, Paula
Tuam Septic tank lie
‘This erroneous assertion that 800 bodies were dumped in a septic tank. That is not true’. Prof Diarmaid Ferriter -
The Tuam mother and baby home mass grave lie
Would you consider your local cemetery to be a mass grave, perhaps an old burial ground with no headstones or