“Maybe it’s because people are uncomfortable with our history, but it is what it is,” she said.
However, he doesn’t favour making the wars a compulsory part of the curriculum.
The last things we want is politicians deciding what parts of history should be taught in school, and what shouldn’t be taught.
I think WWII and the Holocaust is massively important and should be taught more. But no way do I want a Government to dictate that the Holocaust must be taught in school.
History teachers should decide what to teach, not politicians.