Current American Thanksgiving Day is a colonial-setller tradition. Native Americans give thanks on many occasions throughout the year. Here is the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Thanksgiving Address. It is instructive how the European commerical culture has debased social attitudes towards Mother Earth from the source of our lives to merely "natural resources" to exploit for profit.
This in a nutshell lies at the base of the North Dakota Access Pipeline conflict.
For the Earth,