California’s progressive city of Berkeley is celebrating Indigenous People’s Day today, and Native American Day is what is being honored in South Dakota — hopefully soon the entire nation will follow their leadership.

It makes me sick that we still have a federally sanctioned holiday that celebrates the slaughter, rape and enslavement of millions of indigenous people. Celebrate the people who were here first; join the many activists who are now petitioning for a nationally recognized indigenous holiday.

Reconsider Columbus Day

This compelling video from Nuheightzcinema explains the growing “Reconsider Columbus Day” movement very well:

Reconsider Columbus Day