Massasoit statue overlooking the site of Plymouth Rock. Greg Kullberg /

This Thanksgiving, Stand with Mashpee

Protect the Sovereignty of the Native Americans Who Welcomed the Pilgrims

When the English immigrants known as the Pilgrims arrived in North America in 1620, the local Wampanoag people, whose name translates as “People of the First Light,” treated them with dignity and respect.

Without the Wampanoag’s help, the Pilgrims may not have survived that first winter. The following…