SEATTLE CITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION TO CHANGE COLUMBUS DAY TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLE’S DAY

Our thanks to the Seattle City Council for a proposed resolution to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day.  Christopher Columbus was not the hero we were taught to believe in while we were in grade school.  The matter will be considered at the September 02 Seattle City Council meeting about 2:00 p.m., City Hall, […]

Taino Puerto Ricans came to North America before Columbus?

March 12, 2013 BY Richard Thornton Taino Indians from Puerto Rico lived at least as far north as the Smoky Mountains. ¿Como? ¿Puertorriqueños en América del Norte antes de que Cristóbal Colón? ¡Por seguro! Forensic geologists and Native American scholars are opening the flood gates of new knowledge about North America’s past.  What they are […]