Oct 12, 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 ...
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.
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?
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,
Christopher Columbus was a hero -- read about his life, the times in which he ...
Christopher thought he had reached the Far East, but he had actually landed in ...
Christopher Columbus is considered a hero because he traveled to the New
World and launched a series of expeditions and migrations. The money he
Columbus was a flawed hero — as all men are flawed, including heroes — and
his flaws are of a kind particularly offensive to today's culture. But he w...
Oct 13, 2014 ... Centuries after Christopher Columbus traveled to the Americas, his legacy
remains ... I thought it was bad but nothing as bad as it really was.
Oct 8, 2012 ... Christopher Columbus, who was celebrated Monday, set sail Aug. ... That really
resulted in about 80 percent annihilation of indigenous people ...
Oct 12, 2009 ... Christopher Columbus' stature in U.S. classrooms has declined somewhat
through the years, and many districts will not observe the explorer's ...