The Books Are Bad: 10 Unbelievable Textbook Mistakes to Call Your Teachers Out On

So how exactly are we supposed to get our facts straight when they’re FEEDING US THE WRONG FACTS??

What is this? A conspiracy to keep us all dumbed down?


But seriously. Who is even allowed to write this stuff? Do textbooks not have real editors? Do they not know about proofreading? Fact-checking?

Check out the deets our friends over at Valore Books pulled together. Some of the mistakes in this infographic are hilarious — like telling the story of Frankenstein as FACT — and others are downright bigoted — like putting a Christian Band-Aid type of “there, there” explanation on the murder of thousands of First Nations people. Eeee… What kinds of cheap textbooks are these, anyway?

Read it and weep, y’all.

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