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(2015/10/13) Reconsidering Columbus (Indigenous Peoples day)

October 13, 201575 min
Edition #960 Today we take a look at the legacy of Christopher Columbus and the echoes of that legacy that can still be strongly felt today   Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991 Show Notes Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill Ch. 2: Act 1: Columbus Day - How Is That Still A Thing - @LastWeekTonight w/ @iamjohnoliver - Air Date: 10-13-14 Ch. 3: Song 1: The Time To Run (Finale) - Dexter Britain Ch. 4: Act 2: Cultural genocide against indigenous peoples in Canada - Le Show w/ @theharryshearer - Air Date: 6-7-15 Ch. 5: Song 2: Ghosts In The Machine - Death And Vanilla Ch. 6: Act 3: Cultural Genocide: Landmark Report Decries Canada's Forced Schooling of Indigenous Children - @democracynow - Air Date: 6-3-15 Ch. 7: Song 3: Sunbeams in High Grass - Feldmaus Ch. 8: Act 4: The Truth About Columbus Day - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 10-8-12 Ch. 9: Song 4: Flurry - The OO-Ray Ch. 10: Act 5: Gov't Sells Sacred Native Land To Foreign Mining Company - @RedactedTonight w/ @LeeCamp - Air Date: 7-25-15  Ch. 11: Song 5: Piano song - Plusplus Ch. 12: Act 6: The Navajo Water Lady - CBS Sunday Morning - Air Date: 8-16-15 Ch. 13: Song 6: Faraday - dustmotes Ch. 14: Act 7: The REAL History Of Christopher Columbus - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 10-6-15 Voicemails Ch. 15: Frustration with Bill Maher - Colin from Cleveland, OH Ch. 16: Thoughts on negative visualization and mental illness - Katie Klabusich Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics Ch. 17: Final comments on the power to influence happiness Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone Produced by Jay! Tomlinson Thanks for listening! Visit us at BestOfTheLeft.com Check out the BotL iOS/Android App in the App Stores! Follow at Twitter.com/BestOfTheLeft Like at Facebook.com/BestOfTheLeft Contact me directly at Jay@BestOfTheLeft.com Review the show on iTunes and Stitcher!

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