Gabriela Maya Bernadett
Months after the annual federal holiday in October honoring Christopher Columbus, a Tucson-based organization continues to work to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day ...
Tataviam Members Welcome Walkers Flag
Kimia Fatehi
The replacement of “Columbus Day” with “Indigenous Peoples Day” in an area that has maintained a longstanding history of illegal land dispossessions from the local tribe could be c...
Steven Newcomb

A noticeable trend has emerged in recent years as more and more cities in the United States drop “Columbus Day” in favor of “Indigenous Peoples Day.” This name change is considered to be a great improvement by those who know that Columbus Day stands for a bloody expansion of empire and colonizati...

Amanda Blackhorse
Violence Near the Border A week ago, I marched with The Red Nation and allies in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico...
Natives at Dartmouth IPD Signs
Jacqueline Keeler
Once again Dartmouth College, home of the Ivy League’s largest Native American student program was in the news in a negative light...
Harlan McKosato
Albuquerque was one of many cities in the U.S. to proclaim the second Monday in October Indigenous Peoples’ Day, basically shunning the traditional Columbus Day celebration...
Alaska Indigenous Peoples Day Lt Governor Bryan Mallott
This October 12 was momentous in Alaska, both Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz and Alaska Gov...
Sheena Louise Roetman
Judah Friedlander, a comedian well known for his roles in “30 Rock” and “American Splendor” pointed out the absurdity of Columbus Day recently during a performance at the Comedy Ce...
Tara Houska
In Washington D.C., the celebration of another Washington team touchdown reverberated through the streets...