National Day of Mourning is observed every fourth Thursday of November. It was started in 1970 as a protest against Thanksgiving and the democide of the Native American peoples by the United States government and as a reminder of the injustices that the Native American peoples faced. Plymouth, MA 02360. pin. Home » Stop imperialist war and occupation » Message to National Day of Mourning 2020 from Leonard Peltier Message to National Day of Mourning 2020 from Leonard Peltier . The French national flag flies at half-mast to pay homage to late French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing at the Hotel des Invalides in Paris, France, Dec. 9, 2020. and Online: 2020 National Day of Mourning, Nov. 26. 50th anniversary National Day of Mourning 11.26.20 12 noon Cole’s Hill, Plymouth, MA (hill above Plymouth Rock) Hosted by Mahtowin Munro and United American Indians of New England (UAINE group) clock. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s National Day of Mourning … French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday evening declared Dec. 9 a day of national mourning for … HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) - While many Americans are celebrating Thanksgiving by eating turkey with their families, Indigenous people recognize it as National Day of Mourning: a day … On Thursday, people will gather for the 50th year and march through the historic district of Plymouth. Cole's Hill. National Day of Mourning is a day which is observed on the fourth Thursday of November. Participants in National Day of Mourning honor Native ancestors and the struggles of Native peoples to survive today. It is a day of remembrance and spiritual connection as well as a protest of the racism and oppression which Native Americans continue to experience. Thursday, November 26, 2020 at 1 PM EST Cole’s Hill. Plymouth, Mass. Macron declares national day of mourning for Giscard d'Estaing on December 9 564 shares Issued on: 03/12/2020 - 21:06 Modified: 03/12/2020 - 21:08 By Leonard Peltier posted on December 1, 2020. It is marked by an annual protest organized by the United Native Americans of New England since 1970. Hundreds faced rain and concerns about the COVID-19 Pandemic as Native American activists and their supporters congregated at Coles Hill in Plymouth for the 50th National Day of Mourning. 2020 National Day of Mourning. Thursday, November 26, 2020 at 12:00 PM EST. The National Day of Mourning is still held every year in Plymouth on Cole’s Hill. Hide Map. Show Map. The National Day of Mourning also engenders Indigenous unity, with people from around the world speaking at the event. November 1, 2020 Struggle - La Lucha. Landmark & Historical Place (508) 830-4078. about 2 weeks ago.