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Christopher Columbus: Hero or Villain? - Biography.com

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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 ...

Columbus Controversy - Exploration - HISTORY.com

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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.

Christopher Columbus: Hero or Villain? | National Review

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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 ...

IMA Hero: Christopher Columbus HH

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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 ...

Hero or Villian? 5 Things You Should Know About Christopher ...

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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?

Why is Christopher Columbus considered a hero? | Reference.com

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Christopher Columbus is considered a hero because he traveled to the New World and launched a series of expeditions and migrations. The money he brought ...

Should Christopher Columbus be considered a hero? | Debate.org

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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 ...

Christopher Columbus: Hero or Villain? - CBS News

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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 ...

Why Christopher Columbus Was the Perfect Icon for a New Nation ...

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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.

Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) - The ...

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Sources: All of the information in this essay came from A People's History of the United States, by Howard Zinn, and Lies My Teacher Told Me, by James W.