Save the Shellmounds!
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This selection of 10 history books, illuminates the diversity of methods and perspectives in recent historiography. Source: 28-3 “Indigenous Peoples’ History” Resource Guide
The movement to abolish Columbus Day and to establish in its place Indigenous Peoples Day continues to gather strength, as every month new school districts and colleges take action. This campaign has been given new momentum as Indigenous peoples throughout the Americas assert their treaty and human rights. Especially notable is the inspiring struggle in North Dakota to stop the toxic Dakota Access Pipeline, led by the Standing Rock Sioux.
This is American history, y’all.
AND it’s San Francisco/Bay Area history.
May you rest in power, John Trudell.
Mr. Trudell was a leading advocate of Native American rights who channeled his message of righteous defiance into poetry and songwriting.