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I don’t celebrate Thanksgiving: Cher

Cher sees Thanksgiving Day as the point where the oppression of the nation's native population started

Singer Cher admits she does not celebrate Thanksgiving.

The ‘I Got You Babe’ singer does not mark the traditional holiday,held on the fourth Thursday in November to celebrate a good harvest,because she sees it as the point where the

oppression of the nation’s native population started,reported


“I don’t celebrate Thanksgiving. For me and my family,it’s a day when everyone is free for dinner and a movie,not to celebrate the beginning of a great crime,” she posted on Twitter.

“Stealing land from a people who believed owning land was like owning sky! We gave them blankets laced with smallpox,” she added.