Letters about Indigenous Peoples' Day

We Need To Acknowledge the Destruction Columbus' Arrival Wrought
Ann Pompelio
Published: 10/06/2021
The arrival of Columbus’ ships to the Americas five hundred years ago did not bode well for the indigenous people already here. The arrival of European ships four hundred years ago on this continent with enslaved Africans was not an auspicious start for those black people in the New World, nor for the millions of Africans who came after them or who descended from enslaved women and girls. Read More
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