Rhode Island PBS Weekly

Lylah Alphonse Commentary on Columbus Day

Clip: Season 2 Episode 240 | 2m 5s

To some, Columbus Day is a celebration of American history. To others, it honors Italian-American heritage. And today, many believe we should celebrate indigenous peoples instead, citing the atrocities Christopher Columbus committed. Lylah Alphonse, editor of Globe Rhode Island, provides her perspective on the debate.

Aired: 10/06/21

Rating: NR

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