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www.biography.com/news/christopher-columbus-day-facts

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 ...

www.history.com/topics/exploration/columbus-controversy

Find out more about the history of Columbus Controversy, including videos, ... Ask HISTORY: Did Columbus Really Discover America? ... As the classroom rhyme goes, Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492 and discovered America. ... controversy has arisen over the validity of honoring the explorer as a hero.

www.nationalreview.com/article/425389/christopher-columbus-and-new-world-mark-antonio-wright

Oct 12, 2015 ... Christopher Columbus was not perfect, but with his daring and skill ... First, to dispel a myth, Columbus Day is actually not the Italian-American ...

www.imahero.com/herohistory/christopher_herohistory.htm

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 ...

www.debate.org/opinions/should-christopher-columbus-be-considered-a-hero

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 ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/christopher-columbus-hero-or-villain

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 ...

www.post-gazette.com/ae/book-reviews/2011/10/09/Good-Bad-Columbus-Was-the-European-explorer-a-hero-or-menace/stories/201110090211

Oct 9, 2011 ... Christopher Columbus has been both celebrated and reviled since he made his ... For his part, Columbus wasn't really interested in any sort of ...

abcnews.go.com/US/columbus-day-2014-hero-villain/story?id=26108367

Oct 13, 2014 ... Centuries after Christopher Columbus traveled to the Americas, his ... We really should just make a holiday marking the introduction of the word ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2016/10/10/is-christopher-columbus-truly-a-villain-this-is-what-the-public-really-thinks

Oct 10, 2016 ... Monday is Columbus Day, which usually means a redux of now ... debate increasingly questions the traditional portrait of Columbus as heroic ...