This news has been received from: mediaite.com

All trademarks, copyrights, videos, photos and logos are owned by respective news sources. News stories, videos and live streams are from trusted sources.

mail: [NewsMag]

Fox News contributor Rachel Campos-Duffy called Christopher Columbus “the first victim of cancel culture.”

Jesse Watters started the Fox News Primetime segment Wednesday night by bringing up comments from Michelle Obama and Vice President Kamala Harris saying — as he put it — “America is a horrible place.

Watters was reacting to the vice president saying European explorers who landed on the shores of America years ago “ushered in a wave of devastation for tribal nations, perpetrating violence, stealing land, and spreading disease.”

“We must not shy away from this shameful past,” she added.

Watters argued that no one is shying away from it because “you read any textbook, you watch any film, you go to any library, yes, it’s taught that Americans did conquer and commit violence in the way that they came across this continent and founded this country.”

Campos-Duffy started off by saying, “Christopher Columbus, by the way, is the first victim of cancel culture.”

“That was by design,” she continued. “Howard Zinn, the Marxist who wrote A People’s History, this new Marxist revisionist textbook that all of our high school kids and college kids are getting their history from.”

She told Watters that Native Americans are not applied to “the same standard” as Columbus.

“We know that they were just as brutal, we know they actually had slaves, including African-American slaves, they conquered tribes before and after Columbus came.”

A bit later in the segment, she also tried to argue that in the present, “the conditions for Native Americans have everything to do with government dependency, cycles of poverty and alcoholism, and family breakdowns, and these are things that the Democrats don’t want to talk about.”

You can watch above, via Fox News.

Have a tip we should know? [email protected]

News Source: mediaite.com

Tags: christopher columbus columbus day jesse watters native americans rachel campos duffy christopher columbus native americans campos duffy

Trump's TRUTH Social may be sued over apparent breach of open-source software terms

Next News:

Man attacks 11-year-old girl, hits 15-year-old boy in park near NYC school

MIDTOWN, Manhattan (WABC) -- An 11-year-old girl was attacked by a man in a park near her Manhattan school Wednesday, and police have released clear photographs of the assailant they hope will lead to an arrest.

It happened around noon at Stuyvesant Square, located at Perlman Place and East 16th Street.

Authorities say the girl was at the park with her classmates when an unknown individual approached her and began to yell at them.


The individual began to spray water at the victim and proceeded to attack her.

When the victim fought back, police say he grabbed her hair and punched her in the left side of her face.

The man also wrapped his hands around the victim's neck and began strangling her.

ALSO READ | 5 guns found on students in NYC schools in 24-hour period
EMBED More News Videos

Five guns were found on students in New York City schools in a 24-hour period.


Another classmate at the park, a 15-year-old boy, tried to intervene and was also struck.

He then fled the scene.

The girl was taken to Mount Sinai Beth Israel in stable condition, while the boy was treated at the scene.

The individual is described as a light-skinned male, approximately 25 to 35 years of age, with facial hair and shoulder length blonde hair.

TOP NEWS | Laundrie family attorney speaks out after discovery of Brian's remains
EMBED More News Videos

Stephen Bertolino, the Laundrie family attorney, spoke out on "GMA" one day after Brian's remains were found.


He was last seen wearing a gray long sleeve shirt, black pants, black sneakers and sunglasses.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

----------
* More Brooklyn news
* Send us a news tip
* Download the abc7NY app for breaking news alerts
* Follow us on YouTube
Submit a News Tip

Other News

  • Email confirms Loudoun County school board knew about alleged sexual assault on day it happened
  • Former Fairfield County Resident Sentenced For Fraud, Identity Theft Offenses
  • Whys He Saying This Stuff? Chris Wallace Calls Out Biden Rhetoric, Argues it Doesnt Hold Up to Scrutiny
  • Afghan Refugee Charged With Rape Of 18-Year-Old After Resettling In Montana
  • NJ Man Indicted For Distributing Illicit Photos Of Girl Who Shunned Him, Prosecutor Says
  • Man Who Created 10 Social Media Accounts Charged With Stalking In Fairfield County
  • Recent SEPTA Assaults Prompt Rally At 69th Street Station
  • How old is Christopher Walken and what are his best quotes?
  • Clippers Kawhi Leonard drops his first rap album, Culture Jam
  • Jersey City Victim Trapped Under Car In Linden Dies, 57
  • SEE ANYTHING? Bloomingdale Man, 21, Wounded In Paterson Drive-By
  • Islanders Barry Trotz torches second line, saying their analytics were terrible
  • Laines overtime goal lifts Blue Jackets over Islanders 3-2
  • Biden pulls back the curtain on his talks with Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema
  • The Challenges Tori Deal Opens Up About Reaction to Her On-Screen Romance
  • Kawhi Leonards album: How and where to stream Culture Jam Volume 1
  • Fallout from Jon Gruden emails leads to diversity questions
  • Leah McSweeney slams Sonja Morgan for talking mad s–t in new tell-all book
  • Gambler-Turned-Exec Haralabos Voulgaris Slams Mavs Sewing Circle Culture