Indigenous People's Day because...murder, rape, torture and enslavement of my people should NOT be honored as a holiday! Native Strong!! African-American Strong!! The Seattle City Council recently voted unanimously to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day in the city Photo credit: Alex Garland / Demotix — in Seattle, Washington.

Indigenous People's Day because...murder, rape, torture and enslavement of my people should NOT be honored as a holiday! Native Strong!! African-American Strong!! The Seattle City Council recently voted unanimously to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day in the city Photo credit: Alex Garland / Demotix — in Seattle, Washington.

International Day of World's Indigenous People Celebrates 10 Years - Native News Online

International Day of World's Indigenous People Celebrates 10 Years - Native News Online

Yanomami woman, Venezuela. This tribe lives along the Amazon.  As a result of encroaching civilization they are endangered.

Yanomami woman, Venezuela. This tribe lives along the Amazon. As a result of encroaching civilization they are endangered.

“Indigenous Peoples Day” supplants Columbus Day and changes a celebration of colonialism into an opportunity to reveal historical truths about the genocide and oppression of indigenous peoples in the Americas, to organize against current injustices, and to celebrate Indigenous Resistance.

“Indigenous Peoples Day” supplants Columbus Day and changes a celebration of colonialism into an opportunity to reveal historical truths about the genocide and oppression of indigenous peoples in the Americas, to organize against current injustices, and to celebrate Indigenous Resistance.

In his final years, Chief Joseph spoke eloquently against the injustices of U.S. Government policies and racial discrimination against Indigenous peoples and he held out hope that America's promise of freedom and equality would one day be fulfilled for Native Americans as well

In his final years, Chief Joseph spoke eloquently against the injustices of U.S. Government policies and racial discrimination against Indigenous peoples and he held out hope that America's promise of freedom and equality would one day be fulfilled for Native Americans as well

We'll rest when we're all given the same chances to experience the world.

We'll rest when we're all given the same chances to experience the world.

The Huichol are indigenous people of Mexico, living in the Sierra Madre Occidental range in the Mexican states of Nayarit, Jalisco, Zacatecas, and Durango

The Huichol are indigenous people of Mexico, living in the Sierra Madre Occidental range in the Mexican states of Nayarit, Jalisco, Zacatecas, and Durango

civil rights movement in america 1960s | Native American and Chicano students protest the 500th anniversary of ...

Oct 12 Nine More Cities Change Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day …Because America is Racist, or something

civil rights movement in america 1960s | Native American and Chicano students protest the 500th anniversary of ...

#SEATTLE IS A STEP CLOSER TO SAYING GOODBYE TO COLUMBUS — MOVING TO “INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY” abolish columbus day.

#SEATTLE IS A STEP CLOSER TO SAYING GOODBYE TO COLUMBUS — MOVING TO “INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY” abolish columbus day.

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples 9 August... photo: Tadodaho Sid Hill, Chief of the Onondaga Nation, at the opening of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues' twelfth session. UN/Rick Bajorna. http://www.un.org/en/events/indigenousday/

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples 9 August... photo: Tadodaho Sid Hill, Chief of the Onondaga Nation, at the opening of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues' twelfth session. UN/Rick Bajorna. http://www.un.org/en/events/indigenousday/

Leslie Deer, Head Lady Dancer, 20th Anniversary Indigenous Peoples Day Pow Wow

Celebrate Berkeley’s 20th Anniversary Indigenous Peoples Day Pow Wow and Indian Market

Leslie Deer, Head Lady Dancer, 20th Anniversary Indigenous Peoples Day Pow Wow

They refused to let you participate in class celebrations of the holiday they called Indigenous Peoples Day

They refused to let you participate in class celebrations of the holiday they called Indigenous Peoples Day

More cities celebrating 'Indigenous Peoples Day' amid effort to abolish Columbus Day

More cities celebrating 'Indigenous Peoples Day' amid effort to abolish Columbus Day

Always remember who the first Americans were. Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day, October 14, 2013.

Always remember who the first Americans were. Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day, October 14, 2013.

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