These States, Cities Are Ditching Columbus Day To Observe Indigenous Peoples' Day InsteadColumbus Day has been a political lightning rod for states, cities and municipalities around the US for years now. Some have decided to do something about it.
Virginia Capital To Recognize Indigenous Peoples' DayVirginia's capital city will recognize Indigenous Peoples' Day on Monday, joining a shift away from a day traditionally reserved for honoring Christopher Columbus.
San Francisco Swaps Columbus Day For Indigenous Peoples DaySan Francisco supervisors have replaced Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day.
Native Community To Honor Indigenous People's DayNative American organizers are spending Columbus Day spreading awareness of a campaign to support legislation in Baltimore to change the name of the holiday to Indigenous People's Day.