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The Issues You’re Freaking Out About Now Are Nothing New
culture
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Feb 10, 2017

The Issues You’re Freaking Out About Now Are Nothing New

From fake news to immigration bans, we’ve been through this before.

I went to school with a girl who always complained about history class. “Ugh, I just don’t see the point in learning about history,” she said. “It already happened! Get over it, already….” Even though she had heard the old adages “History repeats itself” and “Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it,” she still didn’t GAF. But that doesn’t mean those old adages aren’t true. Here are five phenomenons of today that have already happened.

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Lauren Maul lives in Brooklyn, where she creates stories, music, and shows (while vaping.) See what she’s up to at www.laurenmaul.org.

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The Issues You’re Freaking Out About Now Are Nothing New

The Issues You’re Freaking Out About Now Are Nothing New

  |  
culture
  |  
Feb 10, 2017

From fake news to immigration bans, we’ve been through this before.

I went to school with a girl who always complained about history class. “Ugh, I just don’t see the point in learning about history,” she said. “It already happened! Get over it, already….” Even though she had heard the old adages “History repeats itself” and “Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it,” she still didn’t GAF. But that doesn’t mean those old adages aren’t true. Here are five phenomenons of today that have already happened.

author_165

Lauren Maul lives in Brooklyn, where she creates stories, music, and shows (while vaping.) See what she’s up to at www.laurenmaul.org.

WATCH MORE FROM MERRY JANE