Indigenous Peoples' Day
Portion of "'All the Real Indians Died Off'" book cover features the eyes of a Native man with a black box of type over the rest of his face

Use This New Book Excerpt to Shut Down the Fake Heroism of Christopher Columbus

In honor of Indigenous People’s Day, read and share this powerful excerpt of the new book “ ‘All the Real Indians Died Off’: and 20 Other Myths About Native Americans.” In this portion of Chapter 3, authors Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker skillfully dismantle the lies and racist logic that turned a genocidal slaver named Christopher Columbus into an American hero.

Today, Americans #RethinkColumbusDay

The hashtag #RethinkColumbusDay is trending today as Americans celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day and challenge Columbus’s genocidal legacy. Also, we’ve got two videos to help you combat Columbus Day in your own way.