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‘First Thanksgiving’ was a model of peaceful coexistence, says storyteller Perry Ground

ITHACA, N.Y. – Educator and storyteller Perry Ground says almost everything Americans learn about the history of Thanksgiving is a made-up story. At Plimoth Plantation in 1621, there was no turkey. The English settlers weren’t called Pilgrims. The Mayflower didn’t land ashore on the boulder now known as Plymouth Rock. English settlers and Native Americans really […]