Was Columbus “Good” or “Bad?”

Here’s an EXCELLENT Blog post from two professors at the University of Richmond.  These men explore something our 7th graders are currently debating – whether Christopher Columbus is a hero or a villain.  Enjoy a thought-provoking read directly relating to our current classroom studies.

http://blog.richmond.edu/heroes/2010/10/06/christopher-columbus-a-globally-transforming-figure/

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