Hearing on Indigenous People’s Day

One of our MA Indigenous Legislative Agenda bills (S.1976/H.2989) calls for Massachusetts to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day instead of Columbus Day. At least fourteen states currently celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day, including Maine and Vermont – but not Massachusetts. Unfortunately, last year our bill that would have replaced Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day died in […]

Indigenous Peoples Day Boston

Boston Marches for Indigenous Peoples Day

Rally and March for a statewide Indigenous Peoples Day in Massachusetts! Rename Faneuil Hall! Hosted by IndigenousPeoplesDayMA, UAINE (United American Indians of New England), NAICOB (North American Indian Center of Boston), Cultural Survival, New Democracy Coalition, MA Indigenous Legislative Agenda

Free Leonard Peltier

Leonard Peltier’s 79th Birthday Action

September 12, 2023, is Leonard Peltier‘s 79th birthday!  We are asking you to join NDN Collective on the ground in Washington, D.C. to take action and call for our elder’s release. What: Leonard Peltier‘s 79th Birthday Action When: Tuesday, September 12, 2023 | 12 PM – 2 PM ET Where: 1600 Pennsylvania […]

Leonard Peltier. Photo: Jeffry Scott
Racial Justice and Indigenous Solidarity

Leonard Peltier is America’s Nelson Mandela

by David Detmold Imprisoned American Indian Movement (AIM) elder Leonard Peltier is 77 years old, suffering from severe diabetes, hypertension, an aortic aneurysm, and is blind in one eye. He has been imprisoned for more than 46 years, unjustly convicted of aiding and abetting in […]