I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality. - MLK
I think Seattle got this one just right.
I think you are too concerned with correcting political correctness.
The implication of replacing a holiday honoring the European discovery of the Americas with a holiday only honoring native peoples is that the European discovery of the Americas was a mistake, and that we shouldn't be here.
I don't know about you, but I, for one, find that to be insulting.
Revisionist history to fit a political agenda ..... it's more fun to watch than a circus.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
- Orson Welles
Far as I am concerned, Columbus Day they might as well do away with it. The only people who have off are the banks and government workers. Columbus Day is pretty much like every other day except for that. There are no more parades or anything like there use to be.
But if it was done away with, you could have your Columbus Day sales.
Early voting in Georgia. On the 20th of October this old Goldwater conservative voted against both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton by casting my vote for Gary Johnson. Neither Trump or Clinton belong within a million miles of the Oval Office.