Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) – The Oatmeal

Jim Manske’s insight:
Christopher Columbus left his home and found a new world…
Bartolome de las Casa left his home and found his humanity.

Please Note: Although I am confident Columbus, like all of us, was doing the best he could to meet his needs, his actions had tragic ramifications for untold thousands of human beings. Please click through and read the article http://theoatmeal.com/comics/columbus_day

ONLY IF YOU ARE WILLING TO CONFRONT TALES OF GRAPHIC, BRUTAL VIOLENCE AND REDEMPTION.

HAPPY BARTOLOME DAY!