1/24/2018
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Students from an Ohio middle school and a student from the Northern Cheyenne Nation in Montana recently appeared before the Akron City Council in Ohio to propose legislation that would observe "First People's Day" a week before Columbus Day. The students, who researched the issue before drafting the first version of the two-page resolution, say they want to focus on the contributions and culture of Native Americans and recognize local tribes.

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