Skip to main content

Small successes come hard in battle over mascots

  • Author:
  • Updated:

Twenty nine years ago I wrote my first column about high school, college and professional sports teams using American Indians as mascots for their fun and games. I wrongfully assumed at the time that if Indians opposed to this kind of treatment spoke out about it, the bright minds at the institutions of higher learning would surely see this as a human rights issue and voluntarily bring this racist practice to an end.

Scroll to Continue

Read More