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Seattle just replaced Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day. Share if you agree we should do it nationwide.

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The Seattle City Council recently voted unanimously to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day in the city Photo credit: Alex Garland / Demotix — in Seattle, Washington.

Today, on Indigenous Peoples Day, we should all recognize our roles in promoting respect for and the inherent rights of indigenous peoples. It is urgent, now and always, that we stand with those who have been overlooked, oppressed and underrepresented. You are seen and heard, and we hope to continue to learn from you.

Today, on Indigenous Peoples Day, we should all recognize our roles in promoting respect for and the inherent rights of indigenous peoples. It is urgent, now and always, that we stand with those who have been overlooked, oppressed and underrepresented. You are seen and heard, and we hope to continue to learn from you.

nope i don't celebrate it

Funny pictures about Native Americans on Columbus Day. Oh, and cool pics about Native Americans on Columbus Day. Also, Native Americans on Columbus Day.

Students will love practicing Aboriginal Dot painting techniques as part of a study for Indigenous Peoples' Day. Students will research dot paintings, identify common themes, and use paint pens to complete a 'traditional' painting.

Students will love practicing Aboriginal Dot painting techniques as part of a study for Indigenous Peoples' Day. Students will research dot paintings, identify common themes, and use paint pens to complete a 'traditional' painting.

"Happy Indigenous Peoples Day, Seattle!" I appreciate the opposing view given by this sign holder, referencing the very obvious fact that, you cannot discover a country which has already been discovered, populated, and cultured, and a lot more natives spoke English than anyone cares to recall.

The way it really happened. In 1492 Native Americans discovered Columbus lost at sea.

Native Americans, in the way of industrialization, as is with all people, animals, and trees

Lakota Indian Chiefs counciled w/Gen.Miles and ended Indian War. There names: Bull who looks back running Big White Horse White Tail Living Bear Thunder Bull Dog High Hawk Lame Eagle Pipe 1891 on or near Pine Ridge Indian Revservation.

“Indigenous Peoples Day” supplants Columbus Day and changes a celebration of colonialism into an opportunity to reveal historical truths about the genocide and oppression of indigenous peoples in the Americas, to organize against current injustices, and to celebrate Indigenous Resistance.

Indigenous People's Day ought to replace Columbus Day, considering Columbus was actually a greedy and murderous thief on a huge scale. The holiday falls on the second Monday of October.

''The idea of Indigenous Peoples Day was first proposed in 1977 by a delegation of Native nations attending a United Nations-sponsored International Conference on Discrimination Against Indigenous Populations in the Americas, held in Geneva.  - http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/04/25/minneapolis-replaces-columbus-day-indigenous-peoples-day-154611

Columbus didn't discover America or prove the earth is round. Columbus isn't even his real name. Here are the top 5 Christopher Columbus myths explained.

Oklahoma City Replaces 'Columbus Day' with 'Indigenous Peoples' Day'

Oklahoma City replaces Columbus Day with Indigenous People Day

Native American protesters have been demonstrating against Columbus Day in Seattle for several years. Protest organizers say Columbus should not be credited with discovering the Western Hemisphere at a time when it was already inhabited.

Seattle Swaps Columbus Day For 'Indigenous Peoples' Day'

Seattle Swaps Columbus Day For 'Indigenous Peoples' Day' : Code Switch : NPR

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