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Celebrating Columbus Day Is Worse Than Honoring Members Of ISIS

AFRICANGLOBE - The celebration of Christopher Columbus will always be a celebration of violence, rape, and slavery. At some point, America must find a way to discontinue the holiday which is named after a horrific man. His holiday was initially sponsored by a Catholic organization that convinced President Franklin Roosevelt to sign Columbus Day into law in 1934. Columbus was given credit for "discovering" America and viewed as a hero to students who were not given the truth about his atrocious actions. Here are several reasons why celebrating Columbus Day is worse than honoring a member of ISIS.