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Maine Drops Columbus Day For 'Indigenous Peoples Day'
"There is power in a name and in who we choose to honor,” Maine Gov. Janet Mills said Friday.
Vermont Poised To Officially Replace Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples' Day
“It is a time to reflect on our understanding of our country’s history, both the good and the bad,” a New Mexico lawmaker said earlier this year when his state made the same change.
New Mexico Replaces Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples' Day
New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed legislation to replace Columbus Day with a holiday honoring indigenous communities.
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Kamala Harris Supports Changing Columbus Day To Indigenous People’s Day
“Sign me up,” Harris said.
How One Ohio City Turned Election Day Into A Paid Holiday
City commissioners came up with an elegantly simple solution.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Suggests Ditching Columbus Day For Election Day Holiday
The congresswoman-elect is sure that Americans don't already get enough days off.
Indigenous Peoples Day Gains Popularity
More and more cities are ditching Columbus Day & instead celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day.
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Trump's Columbus Day Statement Again Fails To Mention Suffering Of Native Americans
Obama's 2016 statement on the holiday noted "the pain and suffering reflected in the stories of Native Americans who had long resided on this land."
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Columbus Day Is A Monument To White Supremacy
, Guest Writer
The explorer's holiday — and his statues — must go.
Goodbye, Columbus Day: Ohio Capital Will Not Observe Namesake's Holiday
"The City of Columbus will be open on Columbus Day," a brief statement on the city’s website reads.
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This Kid's Letter To His Teacher For 'Lying' About Christopher Columbus Needs To Be Framed
"I want you to not teach me lies. That is all."
Educate Your Relatives This Holiday Season With A 'F*ck Your Racist Grandma' Sweatshirt
“You can love your grandma," says 19-year-old designer Olatiwa Karade. "But you also need to be saying, ‘You know, grandma, black people are human.'”
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Humanity Has A Serious White Man Problem
P.L. Thomas , professor of education (Furman University, Green...
The ability of white men to insulate ourselves from and tamp down critique threatens any hope we have for a functional society.
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Enslaved By Native Americans: Why I Helped Create Indigenous Peoples Day in Los Angeles
Courtney A. Morgan-Greene
Immigration Attorney, Los Angeles City Commissioner
I took a step toward reconciliation after learning about the violence inflicted upon my ancestors.
5 Young Native Americans On What Indigenous Peoples Day Means To Them
Los Angeles has joined a number of cities renaming the Columbus Day holiday.
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Columbus Day Sales To Take Advantage Of This Weekend
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Los Angeles Replaces Columbus Day With Holiday Celebrating Indigenous People
Other major cities, including Seattle and Denver, have passed similar ordinances.
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The Truth About Columbus Day
Oh, Columbus Day: A day off from school and work to honor a man who committed atrocities against indigenous peoples. Author and activist Vincent Schilling is here to debunk some myths about Christopher Columbus, and this holiday.
Views from the Yard: Students Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day and Call Upon Harvard for Recognition
People of all ages gathered in the Yard to show their support for Indigenous Peoples' Day. The event, hosted by the Native
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9 Columbus Day Memes That Are Hilariously Woke
This is why some people want "Indigenous Peoples Day."
Columbus Day: Black Legend Meets White City
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Views from experts in academia, providing fact-based analysis ...
The story of Christopher Columbus, as with all legends, involves a series of great successes and horrible failures.
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