Tag: native issues
Native American Mascots in Sports Teams: Cultural Appropriation or a Symbol of Honor?| Leave a Comment
Whether it be stereotypical, savage-looking images, prejudiced names, or how stadiums fill up with fans with red-painted faces participating in gestures related to hostility, Native American mascots in sports teams are still around – and some don’t look to be going anywhere anytime soon. Since the 1960s, the use of….Read more »
Did You Catch Tina Fey’s Standing Rock Shoutout on SNL?/ | 5 Comments on Did You Catch Tina Fey’s Standing Rock Shoutout on SNL?
Saturday Night Live, not one to shy away from politics and current events, brought in Tina Fey to talk about Charlottesville, Virginia on their popular Weekend Update segment. Tina Fey’s segment starts at 0:40 in. About 3:00 in is when she starts talking about Natives and Standing Rock! “It’s not….Read more »
Family’s Mount Rushmore Photo Goes Viral/ | 23 Comments on Family’s Mount Rushmore Photo Goes Viral
When the Internet gets worked up you can bet there will be some entertaining back and forth yelling amongst its users. Take this recent photo that was posted both on Facebook and Twitter by some self-proclaimed conservatives who added their own captions. They break into our country, steal resources, then….Read more »