Christopher Columbus

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Columbus statues are coming down – why he is so offensive to Native Americans

BY: - October 12, 2020

Over the summer, statues of Christopher Columbus have been beheaded, covered with red paint, lassoed around the head and pulled down, set on fire and thrown into a lake. Many of these protests have been led by Native American activists. But other statues have been defended by people with guns. A statue of Columbus in […]