News & Updates
HELP US GET AN INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY BILL PASSED IN MASSACHUSETTS!
The language for our Indigenous Peoples Day Bill has been finalized and we only have until Thursday March 21st to… 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.