There Are So Many Things We Don’t Know We Don’t Know

Today I visited the website of the project «What Every American Should Know». I tried to imagine myself discussing the given issues… There are so many things I don’t know or my knowledge is superficial, and even more of those that I don’t know I don’t know. Epictetus said «If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid.» With this in mind I’d like to present my list of things I want to learn more about:

1. Voting

2. Taxes in America

3. Amendments

4. Black history

5. Bill of rights

6. American Revolution

7. Branches of government

8. United States Constitution

9. Power

10. The Trail of Tears

11. Economics

12. money management

13. Vietnam War

14. Rosa Parks

15. Manifest Destiny

16. Pearl Harbor

17. Voting Rights Act of 1965

18. Japanese-American Internment

19. Brown v. Board of Education

20. Roe v. Wade

21. Harriet Tubman

22. Stonewall Riots

23. Juneteenth

24. Malcolm X

25. Equality Act (United States)

26. The Federalist Papers

27. Criminal justice system

28. The Emancipation Proclamation

29. Industrial Revolution

30. Miranda Rights

31. The 13 colonies

32. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

33. Jim Crow laws

34. Chinese Exclusion Act

35. Frederick Douglass

36. Dust Bowl

37. Ruth Bader Ginsburg

38. Alinsky and Piven

39. Hurricane Katrina

40. Mexican American War

41. Incarceration in the United States

42. Affordable housing

43. Gerrymandering

44. Dolores Huerta

45. Wounded Knee Massacre

46. Golden Rule

47. McCarthyism

48. Plessy v. Ferguson

49. Homestead Acts

50. Harlem Renaissance

51. 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States

52. Tea Party movement

53. Alexander Hamilton

54. Legislative branch

55. Executive branch

56. Kamala Harris

57. The Little Rock Nine

58. Seneca Falls Convention

59. Korematsu v. United States

60. Sally Hemings

61. Salem witch trials

62. 13th Amendment

63. Lewis and Clark Expedition

64, Area 51

65. Chicago fire

66. Declaration of Sentiments

67. Federalism in the United States

68. American Disabilities Act

69. The Iraq War

70. Jane Addams

71. Sand Creek Massacre

72. Jackie Robinson

73. MLK

74. Selma to Montgomery marches

75. Montgomery bus boycott

76. The Pledge of Allegiance

77. Electoral College

78. How to become a citizen

79. Gang Database

80. The Constitution Society

81. Neo-Nazism

82. Polo G

83. California wildfire

84. Sojourner Truth

85. Magna Carta

86. SpaceX

87. Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

88. Jane Jacobs

89. Preamble to the United States Constitution

90. COINTELPRO

91. Miracle on Ice

92. Ludlow Massacre

93. The Six Nations

94. Loving v. Virginia

95. Silent Spring

96. Wage disparity

97. Copyright infringement

98. Tupac Shakur

99. Fred Hampton

100. Ella Baker

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