Memorable quotes and quotations from Kurt Vonnegut
True, many of them were the functional equivalent of pirates, who crossed the seas to rape and pillage. But some of the colonists were literally babes in the woods. They didn't all deserve to be slaughtered for their parents' or predecessors' sins.
All clear, Stephen? Do I need to explain every posting of this type to you? Or do you understand the concept of a generalization now?
For more on the subject, see This Ain't No Party, This Ain't No Disco: A Columbus Day Rant.