The Lie That Is Columbus Day.


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In good news for Indigenous Peoples Day, Phoenix, Arizona has become the largest U.S. City to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day, dumping Columbus.

On Wednesday, Phoenix, Arizona, became the largest U.S. city to officially celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day in opposition to Columbus Day.

Group members of Phoenician’s for Recognition of Indigenous Peoples Day, Jeff Malkoon and Carlos Bravo, created the resolution, which passed unanimously 9 to 0. Malkoon said this has been a two-year effort.

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Comments

  1. kestrel says

    That’s pretty cool. I’m surprised, AZ is not famous for good relations with indigenous peoples. Like they say, it’s a first step, hopefully one of many.

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