Why Christopher Columbus Day Should Not Be Celebrated | Opinions | NowThis

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'Murder, kidnapping, slavery, ethnic cleansing.' — Here's why Christopher Columbus and Columbus Day should not be celebrated.
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In US news and current events today, author Raj Patel (A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things) spoke to NowThis News about Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples Day. If you're asking yourself 'Columbus Day, how is this still a thing?' you're not a alone. In this video, Patel explains the atrocities committed against Native Americans which is leading many to abandon Columbus Day for an indigenous day.

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