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I was stunned when my seventh-grade grandson came home from school saying we should not celebrate Columbus Day anymore.
Carmella Denise Gill: "Why now, after all these years, would anyone feel it's important to erase Columbus Day and rename it?
Columbus Day falls on Monday this year, an occasion to commemorate Christopher Columbus' discovery of the New World.
The Embassy of the United States in the Philippines and its affiliated offices will be closed to the public on Monday, October 9, in observance of Columbus Day, an American holiday,' the Embassy said in a statement.
along with the Columbus Citizens Foundation, today announced that more than 100 Italian-American authors will be marching up Fifth Avenue in this years Columbus Day Parade.
And generations of Americans have celebrated him on the second Monday in October: Columbus Day.
NASDAQ: FFIN) has said that it has been honoured by the Texas Bankers Foundation for its company-wide Day of Service, which took place on Columbus Day, October 10, 2016.
The documents illustrate what happened on the voyage and who should get credit for it, and chapters address issues of historical memory, the idea of Columbus and how it has changed, source analysis, and contemporary debates about Columbus Day.
Day, Washington's Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
observes Columbus Day on Monday, it will also be Indigenous Peoples Day in at least nine cities for the first time this year, including Albuquerque; Portland, Oregon; St.
He took a big chance to come over here, and he found this country and we appreciate his efforts,'' the city resident said during the Worcester Columbus Day Parade Committee's 20th Columbus Day Parade.
It is celebrated as Discovery Day in Bahamas, Day of the Cultures in Costa Rica, Day of Respect for Cultural Diversity in Argentina, Day of Discovery of Two Worlds in Chile, Day of Ibero-American Columbus Day in Mexico, Pan American Day in Uruguay, and Day of Indigenous Resistance in Venezuela.

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