Christopher Columbus and the Manufacture of Identity
Charles Chu
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Lazy and superficial analysis. The George Washington “can’t lie” aka the “cherry tree” story and the reformulation of Columbus story and the “Thanksgiving kumbaya feast” fantasy re-telling all happened during the same period of American history.

Instead of vapid insights that any Snapchat-addicted teen could come up with, try living up to your motto of “rethinking the obvious!”