"I have not found any monstrous men in these islands, as many had thought."
Rather than consider today as a time to disparage "dead white males," let's rebrand the holiday as a celebration of the accomplishments made by immigrants.
There were a few "blah blah blahs" thrown in for good measure.
Christopher Columbus's approval ratings are high despite his reputation.
New research links the start of the "era of us" to the arrival of Europeans and the globalization of disease.