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SINKING COLUMBUS: Boston Marches for Indigenous Peoples Day
Sat October 10, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
Rally and march on Saturday, October 10 2020 to demand that the city of Boston honors Indigenous Peoples Day and commits to not returning the Columbus statue to Boston’s waterfront.
Masks up, Columbus down!
Mayor Walsh and Boston City Council need to stop erasing Indigenous people in the city and need to step up to address these and other Indigenous issues. We are sick and tired of being ignored!
Organizers: United American Indians of New England (UAINE), North American Indian Center of Boston (NAICOB), and IndigenousPeoplesDayMA.org
Endorsers (list in formation): 350.org; Better Future Project; Alliance for Water Justice in Palestine; Boston Stands with Black Lives; Cultural Survival; Haitkaah Social Justice Project; Italians for Indigenous Peoples Day; Lakota YouthStay; Massachusetts Peace Action; MA Sierra Club; Take Back The Grid; SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice) Boston; Tufts Univ. Indigenous Students Organization and Students for Justice in Palestine: Unitarian Universalist Mass Action; United Confederation of Taino People; United for a Fair Economy; Upstander Project; Rev. Jacob Urena, Order of St. Martin de Porres; USWA Local 8751 Boston School Bus Drivers; Wellesley College Native American Students Association; Workers World Party
Call for Endorsements: Contact us at info@IndigenousPeoplesDayMA.org if your org wants to endorse.
***ASL interpretation will be provided by Sign Language Access for Black Lives Matter***