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Christopher Columbus From An African Perspective

AFRICANGLOBE - In October every second week on Monday, Columbus Day is celebrated in western culture in general and in the America's specifically. Unfortunately, most people celebrate his holiday without knowing the truth about Columbus's purpose for taking such risky voyages, and his horrendous behavior against the indigenous population, together with brutality against his own men.

How Africans Brought Civilization To America Before Columbus

AFRICANGLOBE - It has now become common knowledge amongst academics that Christopher Columbus clearly did not discover America, not least because is it impossible to discover a people and a continent that was already there and thriving with culture. One can only wonder how Columbus could have discovered America when people were watching him from America’s shores?

White History: Nothing But A Huge April Fools Joke

AFRICANGLOBE - When you examine history circumspectly, one has to wonder whether or not we are the butt ends of a variety of April fool jokes hidden in the culture. Let's examine three historical events to determine whether or not this accusation has any merit. When reviewing April Fool's Day trilogy you'll find Christopher Columbus didn't discover America after all, and certainly he was not a great humanitarian. Finally, the 13th amendment freed the slaves and not Abraham Lincoln, and the words “All Men Are Created Equal” was not meant for the slaves. It amounted to another April Fool's Joke and perhaps the worse one of all.