To What Extent Should Contemporary Society Respond to the Legacies of Historical Globalization?

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To what extent should contemporary society respond to the legacies of historical globalization? To the extent of saying sorry and get over it, it’s in the past: what is done and we can’t take it back. Do people today really have to respond because of the wrongs our ancestors did? Well yea, but not to the extent of handing out money, our hard earn cash. And to the extent of what does history teaches us and the lessons learned with complete objectivity? Yes I understand that the apologies is not being said until now, it’s kind of pathetic... What I’m trying to say here is that we as people learned from our mistakes and we learn a lesson of what to do and making sure that it doesn’t happen again, and plus there is no more land to take over. Let’s go back a little and answer my point of the question Do people today really have to respond because of the wrongs our ancestors did? Like I said before, yes we should, but not to the extent of handing out money to people. I get that we respond to the wronging of our ancestors and the world is fine and dandy except a few disagreements. It’s just that why didn’t we do it before? Was it that our stubbornness got in the way, was it because we didn’t think that it would come back a bite us in the butt one day... I don’t know the reason. Oh well, we learned our mistakes and never doing it again. Now let’s move on this little rant to the next question: what does history teaches us and the lessons learned with complete objectivity? The idea of learning from the past so that mistakes are not repeated. But it should be remembered that each situation is different, no matter what it is. I’m not quite sure how to answer this but when we discuss these topics we think different then what is in the book but it won’t change the past. Yes we are like why did they do this, why didn’t they do it this way; I guess they thought that the way they are doing things are the only thing to go by. And it’s not; I guess we finally realize that it was...
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