Chicago Tonight

The Debate Over Columbus Day

Clip: 03/02/2020 | 7m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

There’s backlash from Italian American groups following a decision by the Chicago Board of Education to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day at Chicago Public Schools instead of Columbus Day. Mayor Lori Lightfoot, meanwhile, says she has no plans to eliminate Columbus Day citywide.

Aired: 03/02/20

Rating: NR

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