• Memes About Indigenous Peoples' Day Say, "Christopher Columbus Who?"

    15 days ago - By Elite Daily

    For hundreds of years, European colonizers of the Americas were celebrated as explorers and pioneers in the United States. But in recent years harmful myths - like the one that claims Christopher Columbus “discovered” the Americas - have been reexamined. On Oct. 8, President Joe Biden officially recognized Oct. 11, 2021 as Indigenous Peoples' Day, alongside Columbus Day, meaning both are celebrated on the same date. It's a big step, and it's safe to say Twitter was ready: These memes about Indigenous Peoples' Day are honestly about as real as it gets. “For generations, Federal policies...
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