We want to discontinue our forefather’s errors; therefore, we must have honest and brave conversations with the children in our lives. We need to shine a light into the darkness and correct history. Columbus was perhaps not a hero. Yes, that line of thought is a little unsettling. It makes us uncomfortable as we have to pause and think about how the displacement of our great country’s indigenous people was by no means fair. Our children are smart enough to know right from wrong, let’s share the truth with them.