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Universities Replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Columbus Day, a federal holiday observed every October, has long been a lightning rod for criticism. The controversy returned to the spotlight this year when several universities and cities have decided to rename the day Indigenous Peoples’ Day to remember the legacy of the Native Americans pre-Columbus.

Here are universities [1] that observe Indigenous Peoples’ Day:

Here are the cities that observe the alternate holiday:

Here is also a list of states doing the same: