Los Angeles City Council Replaces Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples Day!

On the second Monday in October, Los Angeles will no longer celebrate Columbus Day, it’s now Indigenous Peoples Day. The Los Angeles City Council voted 14-1 to remove Columbus Day from its city calendar, following debate between Native American activists who say the holiday honors a man who committed atrocities against natives and Italian-American civic groups who argued that getting rid of the holiday is an affront to their heritage.

Uploaded on September 2nd, 2017
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