News & Updates
May 7th: Hearing on Statewide IPD Bill!
A Joint Committee hearing on the statewide Indigenous Peoples Day bill is happening May 7th.Please submit letters and attend the… Read More
Indigenous Peoples Day 2018 Recap
Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrations of Indigenous Peoples Day in 2018! Boston In Boston, over 150… Read More
Globe Article: Why Indigenous Peoples Day should replace Columbus Day
The Boston Globe published a piece on Indigenous Peoples Day featuring writing by Mahtowin Munro, co-leader of the United American… Read More
Why celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day?
Indigenous Peoples Day recognizes and celebrates the heritage of Native Americans and the history of their Tribes within the United States of America. By changing the holiday from Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day, the holiday recognizes the historic and ongoing painful impacts that Columbus's and other European colonists' arrival in the Americas had on Indigenous peoples.