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US campaign against Columbus Day gaining steam

Native peoples movement get fresh boost after Phoenix decides to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous People's Day.
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Move Over Columbus, Indigenous People Day Is Here To Replace Yours, At Least In These Cities

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Columbus Day is so last century that these days, progressive municipalities have wiped the holiday from their calendars and replaced it with Indigenous People Day. RT reports at least nine cities in the U.S. have recently pressed fo...

Seattle Replaces Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples’ Day

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Seattle lawmakers have voted to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day. City council approved the resolution unanimously and Mayor Ed Murray is expected to sign it into law. Although Columbus Day is a federal holiday, it ...

Movement replacing Columbus Day with events honoring Native Americans gains steam around US

News : The Raw Story

About four miles from the world’s largest Christopher Columbus parade in midtown Manhattan on Monday, hundreds of Native Americans and their supporters will hold a sunrise prayer circle to honor ancestors who were slain or driven fr...

Indigenous Peoples' Day Gains Momentum As A Replacement For Columbus Day

News : The Two-Way

Denver, where Columbus Day was first celebrated about 100 years ago, now permanently recognizes Indigenous Peoples' Day.

Seattle replaces Columbus Day with ‘Indigenous People’s Day’

News : The Rundown News Blog

Seattle has declared Columbus Day “Indigenous People’s Day.” Photo by Flickr user nicholasbross Just a week after Seattle’s City council unanimously approved replacing Columbus Day with Indigenous People’s Day — a holiday that will ...


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