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Canadian First Nations DJ Crew A Tribe Called Red mixes up traditional sounds with future sonics and they want you to use this song instead of racist mascot chants in sports arenas.

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Washington, D.C. native and football fan Lewis Black explains to fans why the name “Washington Redskins” for the hometown football team is offensive to Native Americans. [NSFW F-bombs.]

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whitesboroIt started long before sportsball team names and mascots. America’s been hatin’ on NDNs ever since they were “discovered” in 1492.

Indian Country Today Media Network’s Christina Rose reports: [Mas…]


Do you have a TV? Do you like to drink beer? Good for you, idiot — you have met the minimum requirements for sports fandom. But how do smart people drink and yell at the screen (often at the same time)? Watch and learn.

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Native Americans have many names, but they are not your mascots.

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Mexican Football League fans: ‘WTF is the big deal about team names?’

by Especial Correspondents October 17, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from TIJUANA) While the American sports industrial complex is still debating the insensitive and racist Native American mascot of the Washington Redskins, fans and players of the Mexican Football League (MFL) openly question the sensitivity of some in U.S. sports circles. Tijuana resident and avid MFL fan Nestor Gil de Vaca is puzzled. […]

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