This May Be the Beginning of a New Era for the USA

This May Be the Beginning of a New Era for the USA

Curiously underreported [actually, no mention -that I know of- on national mainstream media outlets, so far], after unanimous City Council and mayor approval of a resolution today, Minneapolis will now recognize Indigenous Peoples Day instead of Columbus Day on the second Monday of October.

“This act recognizes and celebrates the Native people who still live on this land and will foster stronger relationships moving forward,” Mayor Betsy Hodges told KMSP-TV. “I am grateful to the community for organizing to make this a reality and am honored to sign this resolution, something I promised last summer I would.”

Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/04/25/minneapolis-replaces-columbus-day-indigenous-peoples-day-154611
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