Revisionist history

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Revisionist history may refer to:

  • Historical revisionism, the reinterpretation of orthodox views on evidence, motivations, and decision-making processes surrounding an historical event
  • Historical negationism (sometimes called "historical revisionism" or "revisionist history"), the distortion of the historical record such that certain events appear in a more or less favorable light or alternatively in a particularly bad light
  • Revisionist History (podcast), a podcast by Malcolm Gladwell