Indigenous People’s Day: Resistance Local and National

On Monday October 13, the new organization Pittsburgh for Justice held a March and Rally in downtown Pittsburgh urging the city to stop honoring genocide by upholding Columbus Day as a holiday and instead celebrate Indigenous People’s Day. Below are some pictures from the event.

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Democracy Now! had this report on Seattle’s successful effort to rename and reframe the holiday.

http://www.democracynow.org/embed/story/2014/10/13/seattle_marks_indigenous_people_s_day

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