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In formal vote, L.A. replaces Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day

The Los Angeles City Council approved an amended ordinance Friday replacing Columbus Day in October with Indigenous Peoples Day as an official L.A. holiday. The council already debated the issue in August, when it asked the city attorney to draft the ordinance, so the vote in approval of the language...

Kalamazoo changes Columbus Day, keeps controversial fountain

Officials in Kalamazoo have agreed to recognize Indigenous Peoples Day instead of Columbus Day, but the city hasn't decided what to do with a statue that some say celebrates the … Click to Continue »

Universities Replace Columbus Day with Indigenous PeoplesDay

Columbus Day, a federal holiday observed every October, has long been a lightning rod for criticism. The controversy returned to the spotlight this year when several universities and cities have decided to rename the day Indigenous PeoplesDay to remember the legacy of the Native Americans pre-Columbus. Here are universities that observe Indigenous PeoplesDay: […]

Fox ‘Defends’ Columbus Day By Depicting Native Americans As Savages

Fox’s “objective news” program, Special Report, went out of its way to suggest that anyone looking to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day is promoting a celebration of barbarians. Anchor Bret Baier opened the brief report...Show More Summary

Happy Indigenous Peoples Day

In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. But in 2017, the tradition of honoring the famed Italian explorer may be sinking fast. A growing number of cities are abandoning ship and replacing Columbus Day -- celebrated Monday -- with Indigenous Peoples Day, also known by some as Native Americans Day. Show More Summary

Indigenous Peoples Day? Italians say stick with Columbus

2 months agoNews : The Lookout

NEW YORK (AP) — Is it time to say arrivederci to Christopher Columbus?

Cities change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples' Day

More than 50 cities and states across the US have renamed Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day.

The Latest: Demonstrators disrupt Columbus wreath-laying

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a movement to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day (all times local):

Columbus Day vs. Indigenous Peoples Day

A movement to abolish Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous Peoples Day has gained momentum in some parts of the U.S

Columbus Statue Gets Covered As City Celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day

The statue was covered in paper, with a chain-link fence set up around it. [ more › ]

Calls to Replace Columbus Day Gaining Momentum

2 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Calls to dump Columbus Day are getting louder as cities across the country replace it withIndigenous People’s Day." Native Americans say it's necessary to atone for Christopher Columbus’ legacy but some Italian Americans are outraged by it. (Oct. 9)        

Columbus Day Protests: Calls for Indigenous PeoplesDay across the US

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

The celebration of Christopher Columbus Day, the Italian explorer credited with discovering America, has faced a backlash over the years because of his maltreatment of Native American populations. Many in the U.S. are calling for a change. Dozens of people gathered in Boston on Saturday to call for...

Indigenous Peoples Day? Italians say stick with Columbus

Is it time to say arrivederci to Christopher Columbus? A movement to abolish Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous Peoples Day has gained momentum in some parts of the … Click to Continue »

Italians decry plans to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day in L.A. and other areas

A movement to abolish Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous Peoples Day has gained momentum in some parts of the U.S., with Los Angeles in August becoming the biggest city yet to decide to stop honoring the Italian explorer and instead recognize victims of colonialism. Earier this month,...

Italians decry plans to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day in L.A. and other areas

A movement to abolish Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous Peoples Day has gained momentum in some parts of the U.S., with Los Angeles in August becoming the biggest city yet to decide to stop honoring the Italian explorer and instead recognize victims of colonialism. Earier this month,...

DID YOU SEE THIS?! Texas Capital Replaces Columbus Day WithIndigenous PeoplesDay

The Austin, Texas City Council has just voted to no longer recognize Columbus Day, instead changing the holiday over to Indigenous Peoples Day. Austin is following in the footsteps of

The History Behind the Movement to Replace Columbus Day With Indigenous PeoplesDay

Though the first Indigenous PeoplesDay was celebrated in the early 1990s, the idea took shape many years earlier.

Confederates, Columbus and everyone else: Let's just tear down all the public memorials to 'great' men

Columbus Day will be more than just a holiday this year. It will be a confrontation with history. In August, the Los Angeles City Council voted to erase the event from its calendar, replacing it with Indigenous Peoples Day. In September, the statue of Christopher Columbus in Manhattan’s Central...

Christopher Columbus And The Falsification Of History

Authored by Antonius Aquinas, The Los Angeles City Council’s recent, crazed decision to replace Christopher Columbus Day with one celebrating “indigenous peoples” can be traced to the falsification of history and denigration of European...Show More Summary

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