10/22/08 - Oneida Indian Nation float to debut in Macy’s Thanksgiving parade


The Oneida Indian Nation’s “True Spirit of Thanksgiving” float debuts in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Nov. 27. “The Oneida Indian Nation is honored to be included in the 82nd annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,” said Ray Halbritter, Oneida Nation representative and chief executive officer. “American Indians welcomed the first Europeans who came to our homelands in the spirit of thanksgiving, and showed our new neighbors how to adapt to the challenges of our Mother Earth.