Colleges nationwide mark Thanksgiving with ‘Day of Mourning’ messages

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The George Washington University Student Association sent an email to students on Monday stating that “Thanksgiving day is a reminder of the genocide of millions of Native people.”

The email was sent as part of a weekly newsletter from the student association, and states that for many within the campus community, Thanksgiving day “is a reminder of the genocide of millions of Native people.”

“Although we recognize the importance of giving thanks and spending time with family and friends, we must also recognize that Thanksgiving for many in our community is a day of mourning,” the email states.

Additionally, the student association states in the email that Thanksgiving day is a reminder of “the relentless assault on Native culture.”

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