Today is Columbus Day and I’m not celebrating. Frankly since it is a rubbish holiday made up for no reason. He didn’t even “discover” the country that we celebrate this in. Does that make sense? No but moving on. Please enjoy these links below to understand the ridiculousness of the ridiculousness and see my blog post from the other day.
First we need to wear this shirt from Beyond Buckskin Boutique.
8 Myths and atrocities about CC from Indian Country Today.
Native Appropriation’s post from last year about how we need to celebrate indigenous people instead.
And here is Native News Network’s great suggestion to get rid of the “holiday” altogether.
Thankfully most people view the “holiday” as a joke because that is what it really is. I would like to know who is in charge of putting these holiday’s on our calendar. Because I would like that job.
Have a great regular Monday and I’ll be watching Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets after I watch Adventures in Babysitting.