Photo: Reproduction of “The Landing of the Pilgrims.”(1877) by Henry A. Bacon. SOURCE Wikipedia Commons. Public Domain.
I’ve often wondered: How could old Chris Columbus “discover” a land which at the time had a far larger population than all of Europe with better forms of government that we have at this present time.
Just a thought. . . . EDITOR
from Before its News
Posted Monday, October 22, 2012 7:10
When it comes to the birth of America, most of us are working from a stew of elementary school history lessons, Westerns and vague Thanksgiving mythology. And while it’s not surprising those sources might biff a couple details, what’s shocking is how much less interesting the version we learned was. It turns out our teachers, Hollywood and whoever we got our Thanksgiving mythology from (Big Turkey?) all made America’s origin story far more boring than it actually was for some very disturbing reasons. For instance . . . Read Complete Report