Genocide on the Quad: In NYC, Students Mark Columbus Day With 'Die-In'
"The goal of the demonstration was to show that when celebrating 'Columbus Day,' people are celebrating genocide and the continual effects of it," Moone told ICTMN. "This wasn't a cultural showcase, it was demonstrating the impact of colonization on Indigenous peoples."
Bay Area American Indians Demand Removal of Columbus Statue
'We Have Nothing to Celebrate': Columbus Day Protesters Fill Streets of Santiago
Arguments against Columbus Day
I'm not sure there's anything new to say about what's wrong with Columbus Day. But here are some of the best articles I read on the subject this year:
Today is Columbus Day in the United States of America
Mutilation and Other Carnage: War Crimes Committed by Columbus
Stop Saying Columbus 'Discovered' the Americas—It Erases Indigenous History
Why I Celebrate Indigenous People’s Day (Not Columbus Day)
By Sarah J. Jackson
By Sloane Cornelius
By Sherri Mitchell
Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day
Let's Get Rid of Columbus Day Forever!