Religion News Service: The caucus is asking Congress to approve several bills replacing the federal holiday with Indigenous Peoples Day.
Sojourners: While there are lots of reasons for not including certain passages, it doesn’t take too long to notice one major pattern: Passages that are uncomfortably violent (or just angry) are frequently left on the cutting room floor, and consequently left out of Sunday worship.
The Guardian: The inquiry examines records going back to the 1940s and finds a culture of deference, victim-blaming and misogyny.
The Washington Post: At a site paved over to make way for Colonial Williamsburg, Black residents seek clues in unearthed graves.
The New York Times: Maitland Jones Jr., a respected professor, defended his standards. But students started a petition, and the university dismissed him.