BuzzFeed Sports Asks Natives to Review Mascots

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown September 29th, 2015 Last Updated on: September 29th, 2015

The folks over at BuzzFeed made a video I think you'll all enjoy – “Native Americans Review “Indian” Sports Mascots”. We could be here all day reviewing all the high school and college mascots so they just stuck with the major teams – Chicago Blackhawks, Atlanta Braves, Washington R*dskins and Cleveland Indians.

Of course you have the same tired responses in the comments section from Indian Mascot supporters saying, “Oh what's the big deal?” “It's just a logo, don't you have something better to worry about?” or “Get over it!”

But I have to say Elina Kuusisto, you won my heart with your response to one of these guys. Click on the image below!


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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.

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