Christopher Columbus Was a Genocidal Thug

Christopher Columbus Was a Genocidal Thug

On Oct. 12, 1942, Christopher Columbus landed on an island now known as the Bahamas. As he approached the land, at that time named Guanahani, local Natives swam out to greet the stranger who was accompanied by three ships and 39 crew members. Columbus quickly identified the Arawaks as free and naïve, wreaking havoc as […]

Christopher Columbus Did Not Discover America Says Turkish President

Christopher Columbus Did Not Discover America Says Turkish President

In a speech on Saturday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Christopher Columbus did not discover America. In fact, according to Erdogan, it was discovered by Muslims almost 300 years before Columbus ever landed. Erdogan went on to say that Columbus mentioned a hill on the coast of Cuba that has a mosque standing […]

Christopher Columbus: Haiti Wreckage Not ‘Santa Maria?’

Christopher Columbus: Haiti Wreckage Not ‘Santa Maria?’

Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492. He discovered America in three ships that the explorer commanded–the Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria. The world’s largest ever search for the explorer’s long-lost flagship, the Santa Maria, is about to be launched by the United Nations’ cultural and scientific organisation, Unesco. The expedition has been triggered by […]