Last Week Tonight Reminds Us That Columbus Day Should Not Be A Thing (Happy Indigenous People's Day)
Happy Indigenous Peoples' Day! Last Week Tonight with John Oliver has provided a charming clip that they created in 2014 - asking how Columbus Day was still a thing. For all you people still celebrating that holiday, maybe it's time to learn why Columbus Day should definitely NOT still be a thing.
Let's stop white-washing American history. For more information on what Indigenous People's Day means to Native Americans, please read NPR's article by Emma Bowan: Goodbye, Columbus? Here's what Indigenous Peoples' Day means to Native Americans