ICTMN Staff
10/14/13
In the clip below, radio host Thom Hartmann speaks about the facts of Christopher Columbus so-called "discovery" of the Americas, echoing much of what you might have seen in the ca...
Julianne Jennings

As dawn broke over the Atlantic on October 12, 1492, a perilous ten-week journey across a timeless ocean gave way to encounters and events that would dramatically shape the course of history, and be forever regarded by Europeans as the “discovery” of America....

10/14/13
Hans Tammemagi
10/14/13
Indians are most "inconvenient" when they are … alive...
Ernest L. Stevens Jr. & Kevin Leecy

As the chairman and vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association, we offer this Columbus Day message on behalf of the 184 tribes that form our organization....

10/14/13
Ray Cook, Opinions Editor
Sadotturday I was made to remember what it is like to celebrate a holiday that has nothing to do with me. Columbus Day in the U.S. and Thanksgiving in Canada....
10/14/13
ICTMN Staff
10/14/13
With his essay titled “American Mestizo,” Sebastian Alenkwis Medina-Tayac, Piscataway, took first place in Yale University’s Office for Diversity and Equal Opportunity campus-wide ...
ICTMN Staff
10/14/13
South Dakota calls it Native American Day, while in Berkeley it’s known as Indigenous People’s Day—though the latter celebrated this year’s version last weekend, on October 5...
Vincent Schilling
10/14/13
On the second Monday of October each year, Native Americans cringe at the thought of honoring a man who committed atrocities against Indigenous Peoples...
ICTMN Staff
10/13/13
So this is the weekend that everyone comes out of the woodwork to celebrate Columbus Day, named for the scraggly, lost explorer who arrived on Turtle Island’s shores 500-plus years...
Christina Rose
10/12/13
This Date in Native History: On October 12, 1492, Christopher Columbus landed on the island of Guanahani, now known as the Bahamas, wreaking hell and havoc as he went...

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