Rethinking Thanksgiving

Nov 24, 2022
8:00 AM

A man named Thantsideh, sunbird in his native Tewa language, stands on the pedestal built for a statue of Juan de Oñate, as he argues with fellow Hispanic residents of Northern New Mexico over the removal of the statue in 2020 (AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio)

Latino Rebels Senior Editor Hector Luis Alamo returns as guest host and welcomes Rhonda LeValdo to break away from romanticized narratives of Thanksgiving and deconstruct the facade of turkey day. LeValdo is a citizen of Acoma Pueblo and a professor at Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas.