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Vancouver: Trans-Atlantic Commemoration and Michele Pecoraro

vancouver: Plymouth, Massachusetts, whose European settlers have come to symbolize American liberty and grit, marks its quadricentennial in 2020 with a trans-Atlantic commemoration that will put Native Americans' unvarnished side of the story on full display.article continues below Trending Stories Vision Vancouver will not run a mayoral candidate for first time in party's history Vancouver police ask for help finding suspect who pushed man into traffic VIDEO East Vancouver youth recovery home celebrates 30 years of hope Burnaby woman killed in suspicious crash was student support worker at Templeton secondary It's history, according to Vancouver Courier. It happened, said Michele Pecoraro, executive director of Plymouth 400, Inc., a non-profit group organizing yearlong events. The seaside town where the Pilgrims came ashore in 1620 is gearing up for a 400th birthday bash, and everyone's invited especially the native people whose ancestors wound up losing their land and lives. We're not going to solve every problem and make everyone feel better. Organizers are understandably cautious this time around. We just need to move the needle. ( As reported in the news.