Are students today getting the entire story, in all its bloody treachery and cruelty, so that they can evaluate history and make up their own minds? If the Columbus myth taught in schools has been replaced by all the facts, then future generations will have a better chance of understanding our history and each other.
Should we celebrate Columbus Day?
Today, Ms. Pecoraro spoke with us and gave her perspective on Columbus? She strongly believes we should celebrate Columbus Day. Why do you think Ms. Pecoraro has this perspective? Can you understand her point of view? Did she change your mind about Columbus?