Kenneth Davis

Why is Columbus Day so controversial today?

Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the reasons why many people today think we shouldn’t celebrate Columbus Day, and to also point out that historical facts aren’t something we should disregard.

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Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how providential it was that our first president was George Washington because of his vision, leadership and willingness to walk away at the right time.
Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the origins of the national holiday to celebrate our first president, and reveal the process of how the title “president” came to be, including how to refer to that person.
Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to reveal the legacy and implications of the Mayflower Compact of 1620, which held the American colonies together until the Constitution was created and ratified over 150 years later.
Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to report on some of the facts, events, and people associated with the legendary Atlantic crossing of the Mayflower in 1620, including their initial landfall experiences.
Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to report on the grassroots and political responses to the origins of the official holiday Americans call Thanksgiving Day.