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

Oct 5, 2017 ... Columbus Day churns up a stormy sea of controversy every year. A gifted navigator or reckless adventurer? Here are some things to consider ...

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.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.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.bartleby.com/essay/Christopher-Columbus-Hero-or-Villain-PKFB6AYVJ

In my mind there is no question about whether Christopher Columbus discovered America; ... Is Columbus really the hero that grade school portrayed him to be?

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.quora.com/Is-Christopher-Columbus-a-hero-or-villain

::Is Christopher Columbus a hero or villain?:: Neither. He was a brave & capable commander, ... Was Ravana really a villain or a tragic hero? In the end, was ...

www.thenation.com/article/the-invention-of-christopher-columbus-american-hero

Oct 9, 2017 ... How the founding fathers turned Christopher Columbus, a mediocre Italian ... 4. Here's Where Your Tax Dollars for 'Defense' Are Really Going ...

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 ...