In defense of the great Columbus (Newsday – October 9, 2017) by Rosario A. Iaconis

By Rosario A. Iaconis + – The Christopher Columbus statue in Central Park was recently vandalized with graffiti and paint. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert In the aftermath of the Charlottesville, Virginia, tragedy — and the movement to tear down so-called “symbols of hate” — will the revisionists…
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Columbus should retain his high perch in Manhattan (Bergen Record)

Rosario A. Iaconis Published 8:29 a.m. ET Sept. 19, 2017 Columbus Column in Columbus Circle, New York City.(Photo: Getty Images/Corbis Documentary)   Declaring war on Christopher Columbus will do nothing to eradicate racism, sexism, hate crimes or income inequality in America. The…
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