Tag Archives: Indigenous People

European colonizers killed so many Native Americans that it changed the global climate

(CNN)  When Europeans arrived in the Americas, they caused so much death and disease that it changed the global climate, a new study finds. European settlers killed 56 million indigenous people over about 100 years in South, Central and North … Continue reading

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10 Horrific Native American Massacres

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Sunday Open Thread | Praise & Worship

Pray for Standing Rock Sioux

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Monday Open Thread | Happy Indigenous People Day

What’s in a name? A lot, say eight cities changing “Columbus Day” to “Indigenous People’s Day” in the past two months. For decades, Native Americans have urged states that celebrate the federal holiday to reconsider honoring a man many historians accuse … Continue reading

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