Land acknowledgment without action is an empty gesture, exculpatory and self-serving.
According to the site, one in 26 secondary schools nationwide has a Native mascot.
The act followed a weekend of protests for Indigenous People’s Day, in which some demonstrators chained themselves to the base of the monument.
These films tell stories of resistance, trauma, and healing without relying on tired stereotypes.
For its fourth annual Anti-Columbus Day Tour, Decolonize This Place reiterated its demands that AMNH remove its controversial statue of Theodore Roosevelt
Protesters and activists promise to continue to stage the Anti-Columbus Day Tour until the museum corrects the displays.