Some think he was a brave hero and others think he was a monster who brought
slavery and disease to the New World. What's ... Posthumous portrait of
Christopher Columbus by Sebastiano del Piombo, 1519. - Public ... Quite a bit,
Ask HISTORY: Did Columbus Really Discover America? ... As historians have
continued to learn and write more about the real life of Christopher Columbus,
controversy has arisen over the validity of honoring the explorer as a hero.
In 1992, five centuries later, his statue in Barcelona exchanged symbolic rings
with the Statue of Liberty in New York; meanwhile, the descendants of slaves and
Oct 11, 2015 ... Whether you call it Columbus Day or Indigenous People's Day, one thing is for
sure -- today's holiday churns up a sea of debate that could ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Christopher Columbus, a dead white male of the worst variety, was ... First, to
dispel a myth, Columbus Day is actually not the Italian-American ...
Learn how others feel about Columbus being a hero. ... Of course he has not
really discovered America, but what he has done was the single most important ...
In school, children are taught that Christopher Columbus was a national hero. ...
With slavery, warfare, and inhumane acts, Christopher Columbus and the men ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Christopher Columbus wasn't exactly the most upstanding gent in history... but ...
So can anyone really say Christopher Columbus was a hero?
Jan 26, 2015 ... Today, Christopher Columbus is celebrated as a mythical hero by some ... the
reward though, Columbus claimed he actually saw a light in the ...
Oct 9, 2015 ... American colonists needed a heroic symbol for their new, ... Where she did not
come from, not really, was Christopher Columbus the man.