BY OCTOBER 8, 2019
US cities and states are increasingly renaming Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples' Day (Credit: Kotatv.com)
Celebrated annually on the second Monday in October, Columbus Day Italian explorer Christopher Columbus's discovery of America. However, the federal holiday, which will be observed on October 14, 2019, has long drawn due to the European settlers' brutal treatment of the Native American people. It has also been argued that America had already been "discovered" by the people when Columbus arrived.