I was wondering if the indigenous peoples have any issues with Canada Day. Because where I live they do have issue with Australia Day and wish for the date to be changed, with some communities referring to it as Invasion Day.
Yes, many indigenous people in Canada have always been opposed to Canada Day (and the Canadian State as well), but the movement has gained new momentum this year because its Canada’s 150th birthday.
In response to #Canada150, Indigenous people have launched a counter hashtag on twitter: #Resistance150
This article has some more information on that: