The Las Casas affair (II)

2021-09-20T22:29:32+00:00

The fabulous virtues of the Indians added to the horror of the Hispanic atrocities: "And to these meek sheep and of the qualities mentioned by their Maker and Creator thus endowed, the Spaniards came

The Las Casas affair (II) 2021-09-20T22:29:32+00:00

The Las Casas affair (I)

2021-09-20T22:29:38+00:00

The question of the treatment of the natives was of far greater concern in Spain than it had been, or would later be, in any other empire, the treatment of subject peoples, the right

The Las Casas affair (I) 2021-09-20T22:29:38+00:00

And they wanted to conquer it in 4 hours… the humiliating English defeat of the Spanish Empire at Las Palmas

2021-09-19T23:50:09+00:00

In 1595, the English corsair swooped on the city with the aim of plundering the Spaniards; he was scalded. The other day I was, how naive me, browsing through a well-known series platform

And they wanted to conquer it in 4 hours… the humiliating English defeat of the Spanish Empire at Las Palmas 2021-09-19T23:50:09+00:00

This is how Spain promoted mixed marriages with indigenous people 500 years before it was legal in the United States

2021-09-20T00:00:48+00:00

In 1503, Queen Isabel called on Governor Nicolás Ovando, a fundamental man in the first years of European presence in America, to promote mixed marriages, "which are legitimate and recommended because the Indians are

This is how Spain promoted mixed marriages with indigenous people 500 years before it was legal in the United States 2021-09-20T00:00:48+00:00

American allies

2021-09-19T23:34:48+00:00

There were numerous American allies who supported the Spaniards in the New World. Without them, "the conquest" would not have occurred, given its small number (and not just at first), so most likely the

American allies 2021-09-19T23:34:48+00:00
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