SW10: Psychovant Teaches American History #4 (the Great Columbus)
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Mon Oct 28 19:05:22 PDT 2019
This is Psychovant the Duck again, with your regular scheduled American
Yeah, all the American students learned about this next one. But the
lesson has changed since Donald the Duck went to school.
* What About the Great Columbus? He was purely the Caribbean.
And he pretty much ruined the place, with a combination of slavery and
disease (too many diseases to count, with even the Black Death plague).
After then, Spain mostly just lunged after places that had gold or at
least silver. Speaking of which... well, that leads to our next lesson.
- But "ruin" is a relative term. Sure, 97% of the native population
died. But the whole island that now has Haiti on it, was made great for
letting pigs and cattle run wild! Pirates took great advantage of that.
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