CRITICAL THINKING: “If God Created the Sun on the Fourth Day, . . .” / Carl Sagan

Carl Saganh/t: We Fucking Love Atheism

PROGRESSIVE RADIO: “The Death of Critical Thinking in America” / Ring of Fire / Mike Papantonio

originally aired on 10.05.2014

AMURIKAN HISTORY: “Columbus Day? True Legacy: Cruelty and Slavery” / Eric Kasum

Once again, it’s time to celebrate Columbus Day. Yet, the stunning truth is: If Christopher Columbus were alive today, he would be put on trial for crimes against humanity. Columbus’ reign of terror, as documented by noted historians, was so bloody, his legacy so unspeakably cruel, that Columbus makes a modern villain like Saddam Hussein look like a pale codfish.

Question: Why do we honor a man who, if he were alive today, would almost certainly be sitting on Death Row awaiting execution?

If you’d like to know the true story about Christopher Columbus, please read on. But I warn you, it’s not for the faint of heart.

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