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PRI covers first Indigenous People's Day in Denver

PRI's The World reported the story of Indigenous People's Day in Denver.

Excerpt:

The new holiday in Denver is mostly symbolic. Most residents still have to go to work. Still, Maymangwa says the city’s decision shows attitudes are changing.

“History from his perspective is told by victor, and in our case the conqueror," she said. "Colonial perspectives of our history do not work for us. They’re wrong.”



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