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El Salvador: Nothing to Celebrate on ‘Día de la Raza,’ Columbus Day

In the blog El Trompudo Carlos Molina argues [es] that there is nothing to celebrate on the “día de la raza” (Colombus Day): “It should be the saddest day of our lives, because it was the day that started the robbery and looting of everything our natives had built.”

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