Thomas Bowden has written several articles to help us celebrate Columbus Day by understanding the great achievement which occurred, as well as how and why.
Let's Take Back Columbus Day (and another one here)
"Columbus Day Celebrates Western Civilization"
The Enemies of Christopher Columbus
by Thomas Bowden
Scott Powell has put together a gallery of great art with the same purpose.
Columbus at Salamanca by William Powell
Landing of Columbus by John Vanderlyn
Happy Columbus Day!