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“Lies My Teacher Told Me” Author James Loewen Dies at 79

HeadlineAug 25, 2021

The sociologist, author and educator James Loewen has died at the age of 79. He was the author of many books, including the best-seller, “Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong.” Loewen once wrote, “Telling the truth about the past helps cause justice in the present.”

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