Offensive to be Thankful?
December 1, 2021
I recently noticed a headline that Thanksgiving is an offense to indigenous people, promotes colonialism, etc.
Let’s just take a moment for that to sink in. A celebration following a winter they didn’t think they would survive, helped in part by people they had met in the North American continent, and spreading a table is an offense.
I really wanted to believe it was a joke, a parody of headlines, The Babylon Bee, or The Onion, publications designed to be humorous and deliberately misleading. No such luck.
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