Culture, Politics, States

Noem Ditches Columbus Day for “Native American Day”

Republican Governor of South Dakota Kristi Noem has faced criticism from both sides of the political spectrum on Sunday for telling state residents “don’t wait until Monday to celebrate Native American heritage” in an official statement. Noem only referred to October 11 as Native Americans’ Day, and omitted any reference to the date’s long national significance as Columbus Day…

Noem’s tweet about the statement struggled to find support from either side of the aisle:

“Every week Noem delivers a new embarrassment. People who promoted her last year should feel deep shame”

“Monday is Columbus Day so of course RINO hack Noem tweets this.”

“@govkristinoem You think your voters won’t know what a hypocrite you are?”

“I think you mean Columbus Day..”

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