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No, Cinco De Mayo Is Not Mexican Independence Day Here Is What It Is
Society & Culture  (tags: Cinco de Mayo, May 5th, celebration, Mexico, resistance against Imperialism )

- 170 days ago -
Today marks the 154th anniversary of Cinco de Mayo, a bicultural celebration. Most people do not know the real story behind this holiday, here are five facts about Cinco de Mayo.
What Is St. Patrick's Day?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, culture, religion, St. Patrick's Day, celebration, Christianity, humans, happiness, food and drink )

- 589 days ago -
St Patrick's Day is a global celebration of Irish culture on or around March 17. It particularly remembers St Patrick, one of Ireland's patron saints, who ministered Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century.
POWERFUL Christmas Song 'Where's the Line To See Jesus?'
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, Jesus-is-the-reason-for-the-season, son of God, celebration )

- 686 days ago -
Children line up to see Santa...but not Jesus. Help keep CHRIST in Christmas by watching and sharing this incredible music video by Becky Kelley. Jesus is the reason for the season, not Santa.
Canada Day Quiz: How Well Do You Know Our Country, Eh?
Society & Culture  (tags: Canada Day, celebration, quiz, protection, knowledge )

- 847 days ago -
Test your knowledge with this quiz from the Canadian Press, with the questions prepared by Historica Canada. There's 15 questions and at the end, you'll get a tally of how many tries you took to get all the answers correct.
6 Girls We Celebrate on International Day of the Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, celebration, protection, rights, environment )

- 1109 days ago -
Girls around the world are defying odds every day to break down barriers and advance the fight for education, access to health care and economic stability. On International Day of the Girl we are celebrating some girls who have changed history and
Celebrate Canada: It's Not Just for Canada Day!
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, Canada, celebration )

- 1212 days ago -
Whether you're planning a Canada Day celebration or just experiencing a moment of national pride, we've got the scoop.
Native American National Heritage Month
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American National Heritage Month, celebration, collaborative, Library of Congress, National Archives of Records, National Endowment for the Humanities, Smithsonian Institute, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, National Gallery of Art )

- 1795 days ago -
The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native American
Political Party! Celebrating UNDRIP and Indigenous Culture in Montreal
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, native sculture, celebration, world, politics, news, interesting, rights )

- 1868 days ago -
The Parade of Friendship of Our America with the People of Montreal and the First Nations included cultural groups--singers, dancers, musicians, storytellers and more--from Chile, Panama, Venezuela, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Guatemala, Cuba, Colombia, Bolivia a
A Native American Take on Independence
Society & Culture  (tags: 4th of July, American Indians, sovereign lands, celebration )

- 1940 days ago -
July 4th is not a celebration for everybody, especially for many of the Indian tribes who lived on this land long before the Founding Fathers got here. So how is the Fourth of July handled on sovereign Indian lands?
9 Things You Never Knew About Mardi Gras
Society & Culture  (tags: Mardi Gras, celebration, culture, enjoyment, entertainment )

- 2062 days ago -
There's nothing quite like Mardi Gras to underscore just how much Americans like to party, even if we forget what we're partying about. But while most people know the basics -- masks, parades, questionable fashion choices -- the real history of Mardi Gras..
Celebration and Significance of Republic Day in India
Society & Culture  (tags: Republic Day, India, Constitution, 15th August, British Rule, Celebration )

- 2099 days ago -
India became independent from the British Rule on 15th August, 1947. However, the country did not have its own constitution and wholly depended on the modified colonial Government of India Act, 1935.
20 Different Christmas Traditions From Around the World
Society & Culture  (tags: Christmas, Tradition, Holiday, Celebration, World )

- 2156 days ago -
All around the world, people of different religions, ethnicities and beliefs come together to celebrate the goodness of Christmas and share in the merry traditions of love and togetherness.
A Message From Jane Goodall for the 2010 Day of Peace
Society & Culture  (tags: peace, celebration, activism, jane goodall )

- 2230 days ago -
Dr. Jane Goodall gives a message of peace for the 2010 Roots & Shoots International Day of Peace on September 19, 2010. Video message.
World Water Day
Society & Culture  (tags: Water Day, celebration, world news, March 22-29 )

- 2410 days ago -
Beginning on World Water Day, we are taking a week to celebrate the 200 million people who have gained access to safe water over the past 10 years. Watch this one-minute to see new water project celebrations around the globe.
Path of the Leader
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, veterans, celebration, culture )

- 2527 days ago -
The skies cleared and temperatures rose Thursday afternoon for a special celebration, the National Native American Heritage Month Celebration Program, in front of Naval Submarine

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