for Native American Names
- The mascots are a mockery
of Native American rituals and customs.
- They promote racist American
- Make Native American students
a target and creates a hostile environment.
- Makes non-Native American
students ignorant of true Native American Culture.
- Native American and Non-Native
American children learn to tolerate racism at an early age.
- School traditions are
based on stereotypes of the Native American people.
- Schools are using derogatory
names and terms for their amusement.
- People continue to promote
what schools are doing by saying that the schools are paying tribute to the Indians, when the Native Americans really feel
- The American culture has
always disrespected Native American ad using Indian names prolongs this forms of racism.
- Americans continue to
disrespect Native Americans by not paying attention to this issue.