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Thanksgiving (United States) - Wikipedia

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Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a public holiday celebrated on the fourth Thursday of .... The Pilgrims held a true thanksgiving celebration in 1623 following a fast, and a refreshing 14-day r...

History of Thanksgiving - Thanksgiving - HISTORY.com

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Pilgrims held their second Thanksgiving celebration in 1623 to mark the end of a long drought that had threatened the year's harvest and prompted Governor ...

Thanksgiving, a Celebration of Inequality - The Atlantic

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Nov 22, 2016 ... Thanksgiving, a Celebration of Inequality. For decades, Gilded Age populists and secularist crusaders criticized the holiday's gospel of ...

Thanksgiving: What's the history of the holiday and why does the ...

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Nov 24, 2016 ... In fact, more people in the US celebrate Thanksgiving than they do Christmas. Thanksgiving Day is a secular holiday in a country that officially ...

Thanksgiving History | Plimoth Plantation

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The arrival of the Pilgrims and Puritans brought new Thanksgiving traditions to the American scene. Today's national Thanksgiving celebration is a blend of two  ...

Welcome to America's Hometown Thanksgiving

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A WEEKEND LONG CELEBRATION OF OUR NATION'S HISTORY ... The celebration of Thanksgiving becomes history-brought-to-life as Pilgrims, Native ...

Thanksgiving 2016: Why do Americans celebrate it? | The ...

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Nov 24, 2016 ... Thanksgiving is upon the US, with an estimated 46m turkeys due to be eaten over the weekend as the country celebrates. A national holiday ...

THE REAL STORY OF THANKSGIVING

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George Washington finally suggested that only one day of Thanksgiving per year be set aside instead of celebrating each and every massacre. Later Abraham ...

Why we celebrate Thanksgiving every year. It isn't what you think ...

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Nov 24, 2016 ... (There is an enormous amount of misinformation about the origins of the Thanksgiving holiday as we celebrate it today — including when, how ...

Thanksgiving Traditions - National Geographic Kids

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Each year Americans in the United States celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday on the fourth Thursday of November. Most families follow traditions begun on the ...