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A slur or term of 'honor'? Controversy heightens about Washington Redskins

A slur or term of 'honor'? Controversy heightens about Washington Redskins | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
Controversy heightens over whether Redskins name slurs American Indians as the NFL team plays the Cowboys, on Columbus Day weekend no less.
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Nickname protesters tell NFL: 'We are not mascots'

Nickname protesters tell NFL: 'We are not mascots' | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
Buoyed by thousands of protesters from Minnesota and at least 10 other states who converged on TCF Stadium on Sunday, activists determined to retire the Washington Redskins nickname vowed to take their campaign to every remaining Washington NFL game this season
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The Pioneer | Whitman news since 1896. » Missionary mascots hold tenuous place in college’s culture

The Pioneer | Whitman news since 1896.  » Missionary mascots hold tenuous place in college’s culture | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
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Bill would require school mascots get approval from the Indian community or risk losing funding

Bill would require school mascots get approval from the Indian community or risk losing funding | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
A state lawmaker wants Colorado schools with American Indian mascots to get approval from the Native American community.
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Students say spear-wielding Aztec mascot offensive, demand its decommission

Students say spear-wielding Aztec mascot offensive, demand its decommission | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
San Diego State student resolution: ‘Aztec Warrior’ mascot and spear perpetuate ‘harmful stereotypes.’
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In Minnesota, thousands of Native Americans protest Redskins’ name

In Minnesota, thousands of Native Americans protest Redskins’ name | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
People opposed to the “Redskins” name descend before Sunday’s game on the Minnesota Vikings’ field.
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California high school drops controversial mascot, but keeps 'Arabs' nickname

California high school drops controversial mascot, but keeps 'Arabs' nickname | Controversial Mascots | Scoop.it
A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.
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