Brattleboro Reformer Coverage of Indigenous People’s Day Initiative

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On Oct. 4, 2016, last Tuesday, the Brattleboro Selectboard refused to take action on an agenda item to consider changing Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day (see previous post here). Staff reporter Chris Mays has been covering the story and the turn of events two days later, when Governor Peter Shumlin made a statewide proclamation to that exact effect.

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