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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbus_Day

Opposition to Columbus Day dates to at least the 19th .... them all and make them do whatever we want".

www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/26789-the-truth-about-columbus-day-why-are-we-celebrating

Oct 13, 2014 ... Supporters of the Resolution changing "Columbus Day" in Seattle to ... men we could subjugate them all and make them do whatever we want.

www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/teaching-content/why-we-celebrate-columbus-day

Discover when and why the United States observes Columbus Day and how other countries around the world celebrate Columbus's voyage.

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

Columbus Day is a U.S. holiday that commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus in the New World on October 12, 1492. It was unofficially celebrated in  ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/10/151011-columbus-day-leif-erikson-italian-americans-holiday-history

Oct 11, 2015 ... Some consider Erikson to be the first European to reach America—and over a century ago, there was a push to recognize him over Columbus.

www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-columbus-day-why-do-we-still-celebrate-20151012-htmlstory.html

Oct 12, 2015 ... But the reasons we still have a holiday in his name are pretty straightforward. ... Columbus Day was Italian Americans' idea, and many of them want to keep it ... ( Celebrations in Los Angeles honoring Christopher Columbus were ... Twenty-two states, including California, do not consider it a paid holiday.

www.osia.org/documents/Celebrate_Col_Day.pdf

Why We Should Celebrate Columbus Day. • Columbus Day recognizes the achievements of a great Renaissance explorer who founded the first permanent ...

www.techtimes.com/articles/17777/20141013/good-question-why-still-celebrate-columbus-day.htm

Oct 13, 2014 ... Christopher Columbus was a murderous, conquering egomaniac whose biggest claim to fame is getting lost. So why do we celebrate him with ...

www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/columbus-day

The celebrations in New York and San Francisco are particularly noteworthy. In Hawaii Columbus Day is celebrated as Discoverers' Day, but it is not a state ...