It’s Time to Take Down Statues of Conquistadors

Here's to a world without conquistadors and their shitty monuments. In 2006, the city of El Paso financed the construction of a 36-foot statue of the infamous Spanish conquistador Don Juan de Oñate riding his horse into battle. For some reason, this bustling city on the US-Mexico border with an 80 percent Mexican American demographic … Continue reading It’s Time to Take Down Statues of Conquistadors