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Americans Also Have a Holiday Today - But Should We?
Society & Culture  (tags: holidays, Columbus, Native Americans, Indians, genocide, heritage, society, history )

- 1102 days ago -
A holiday post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName
American Thanksgiving Canada: Where To Celebrate The U.S. Turkey Day In Canada
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Thanksgiving, USA, holidays )

- 1785 days ago -
Thanksgiving in the U.S. may be a time for homecomings, but not everyone can make it back for the November holiday -- which leaves many expats wondering how they can celebrate this American tradition elsewhere.
Never Stop Learning
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, Hanukkah, religion, education, world, family, holidays )

- 2139 days ago -
It's the season when many great religions gather to reflect on spirituality and our sense of community. As Hanukkah begins, I wanted to share a short film about an amazing spiritual teacher, Rabbi Yehoshua Engelman, who teaches what not everyone realizes
10 Unforgettable TV Christmases
Society & Culture  (tags: TV, Christmas, Holidays, Season, College )

- 2867 days ago -
Whether you're home from college on a winter break or just looking to pass the work hours, these classic TV Christmases will get you through the season.
100 DIY Gift Ideas for the Cash-Strapped College Kid
Society & Culture  (tags: DIY, Gifts, Christmas, Holidays, Budgeting )

- 2877 days ago -
If you're looking for the perfect DIY gift for the special people in your life, check out these great ideas.
November Is Native American Heritage Month
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, NA Heritage, Holidays, culture, society, rights, humans, ethics, government, freedoms, interesting, news, americans, GoodNews )

- 2909 days ago -
What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S., has resulted in a whole month being designated for that purpose. .
Help Bring a Free Pumpkin Pie
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Holidays, Poor and Elders, Charity, Donations, donations to charities, GoodNews, culture, society )

- 2919 days ago -
Sending 5 eCards won't heal the hurt of the past. But it will show you care. And for a Native American enjoying a hot, healthy holiday meal during our Operation Turkey Dinner, it will mean a sweet, delicious dessert... and a big smile!
My Identity Is Not A Costume for You To Wear! :VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Halloween, Holidays, culture, society, ethics, humans, family, interesting, americans, children )

- 2927 days ago -
Re: Halloween.... As a Native American, I am utterly appalled to see my culture lump[ed] together into some stereotypical Pan-Injun image, shipped and sold for the American masses to mimic my people and culture....
"Indigenous Day of Resistance and Defending the Rights of Mother Earth"
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, AIM, Genocide, Columbus Day, Holidays, culture, society, politics, ethics, freedoms )

- 2938 days ago -
Press and Public Announcement: Myth of Columbus and 518 Years of Indigenous Peoples' Resistance to Colonization in the Americas-1492-2010
Fun 4th of July Facts
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Fourth of July, Holidays, Genocide, Prejudice, freedoms, culture, society, politics, rights, sadness, news, interesting, government, ethics, americans )

- 3037 days ago -
For a hundred years after our Revolution, Americans credited Native Americans as a source of their democratic institutions. Revolutionary-era cartoonists used images of Indians to represent the colonies against Britain. Virginia's patriot rifle...
2009 Leonard Peltier Holiday Gift Drive
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Leonard Peltier, Charity, Holidays, culture, society, children, ethics, GoodNews )

- 3256 days ago -
Leonard Peltier is organizing a holiday gift drive for the children of Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota and the Turtle Mountain Reservation in Belcourt, North Dakota. Leonard grew up on the Turtle Mountain Reservation and many of his family ...
Let's Make The International Day of Peace a National Holiday ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, peace, holidays, society )

- 3258 days ago -
Just as almost every nation has its war heroes, throughout history there have been people, such as Mahatma Gandhi, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Nelson Mandela, who are celebrated for their exceptional contributions to their nations, world peace and
National Holiday for Native Americans ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, native americans, holidays, environment, rights )

- 3285 days ago -
By honoring Columbus with a federal holiday, our government continues to vehemently insult Native Americans and perpetuates a philosophy of racism and domination.
Pagan Thoughts on Christmas Day
Society & Culture  (tags: pagan, interesting, ethics, freedoms, humans, holidays, rights, culture, children, education )

- 3964 days ago -
Intolerance, ignorance, and bigotry--THOSE are the common enemies, regardless of what religious garb they wear. Happy holidays.
Deck the Hall With Spiders for 12 Days of Halloween
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, Christmas, store decorations, holidays, halloween decorations, christmas decorations )

- 4005 days ago -
Is Halloween REALLY the new Christmas? Wiithout the buffering effect of barricades of cobwebbery, the store owners would launch into Christmas as soon as Easter was over.

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