Tag: Christopher Columbus

Chicago Mayor Orders Christopher Columbus Statues Taken Down in Middle of Night

Amid ongoing protests, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot ordered two statues of Christopher Columbus to be taken down in the middle of the night this...

Pelosi Backs Mob That Tore Down Columbus Statue

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., refused to condemn the mob that tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus in Baltimore, saying, “people will do what they do.”

Chicago Schools Vote to Replace Columbus Day w/ Indigenous People’s Day

'This is a slap in the face of the more than 500,000 Italian Americans in Chicago, and the 135 million Italian Americans worldwide...' (Claire Russel,...