The Columbian foundation myth
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- Examining the reputation of Christopher
- By Jack Weatherford, Baltimore Evening Sun,
Columbus' reputation has not survived the scrutiny of
history, and today we know that he was no more the
discoverer of America than Pocahontas was the discoverer
of Great Britain.
- Columbus Day Protest
- From Marc Becker, 30 September 1991. Reasons not to
celebrate Columbus Day. The grade school image of Columbus
as a hero is not simply naive; it is wrong.