Columbus is no hero of mine

Italian-North Americans — especially those of us with roots in the Mezzogiorno (and I include the Ciociaria and Abruzzo here) — don’t need a Genoese genocidal rapist as our hero.

It’s time to eliminate Columbus Day.

It’s time for #IndigenousPeoplesDay


Seriously; this is what we're celebrating?

Seriously, this is what we’re celebrating?

Some good reading and watching: