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AuthorAl Carroll

Al Carroll is Associate Professor of US, American Indian, and Latin American History at Northern Virginia Community College, and a former Fulbright Scholar. He has written or edited six books: Medicine Bags and Dog Tags: American Indian Veterans from Colonial Times to the Second Iraq War; Presidents’ Body Counts: The Twelve Worst and Four Best American Presidents Based on How Many Lived or Died Because of Their Actions; Survivors: Family Histories of Colonialism, Genocide, and War; A Proposed New Constitution: and Trump Fascism. He's authored numerous articles for Academia.edu, Articles Base, Beacon, Bristle, Counterpunch, History News Network, Indian Country Today, LA Progressive, Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Truth Out, Wall Street Examiner, World News, and elsewhere. He is best known (and often demonized by racists) for his work as a human rights and anti-racist activist for New Age Frauds Plastic Shamans based at www.newagefraud.org.

Genocide Denial in America

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“After every atrocity, one can expect to hear the same predictable apologies; it never happened; the victim lies; the victim exaggerates; the victim[s] brought it upon [themselves]; and in any case, it is time to forget the past and move on. The more powerful the perpetrator, the greater is his prerogative to name and define reality, and the more completely his arguments prevail.” -Judith Herman...