Monday October 8th 2012
Begins at Westlake Park at 4pm
Downtown Seattle- march to John T. Williams pole at 5pm
Continuing march to Columbus statue at 6pm
Bring drums, prayer ties, and wear black.
Two exciting things happening in Seattle on October 8th. One is the annual Abolish Columbus Day Protest. Later that evening there will be a free screening of Occupied Cascadia at the Wild Cat Theater.
These two issues are important for the future of Native peoples in this region. For one, the Columbus Day Holiday is a glaring representation of the dilemma in this country’s national narrative; it is a narrative built on discovery, manifest destiny and nation building. Unfortunately, it is a narrative that has little room…
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