Los Angeles eliminates Columbus Day, adds ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’, will remain paid holiday for city workers

The Los Angeles City Council¬†voted to eliminate Columbus Day from the city calendar, siding with activists objecting to the “genocide for native peoples in North America and elsewhere” and will now honor “Indigenous Peoples Day.” Despite the move, the day will remain a paid holiday for city employees, regardless of the name. Ignoring the¬†objections of … Continue reading Los Angeles eliminates Columbus Day, adds ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’, will remain paid holiday for city workers