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ASHLEY RIVERA, Contributing Writer

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The 1892 Christopher Columbus Monument was erected to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Columbus’ landing in the Americas. (Rex Sakama/The Observer)

Counterpoint: Keep Columbus in Columbus Day

October 8, 2014

Columbus Day comes around every year and we tend not to think much of it. Schools are closed, most people are off from work and retail stores across the United States offer those attractive 20 percent...