Everything listed under: honor

  • Native American School Votes to Keep Redskins Name

    Wellpinit Redskins and their Refusal to Change Deon Rhode On June 19, 2014, a news report was released on KXLY-Spokane regarding Wellpinit High School in Wellpinit, Washington regarding their school mascot – the beloved Redskins. Amidst the campaigns created aimed towards changing the Washington Redskins name, the school board in Wellpinit voted against changing their mascot, citing that the majority of people asked did not want the name changed. The school board used the opinions of the people ...  Read More...

  • Why the Washington Redskins Name Should Stay "as is"

    Check out this great article taking an in depth look at the Redskins origin and telling us how the Native Americans really feel about the Redskins football team.   Why the Washington Redskins’ Name Should Stay “As Is” Recently, the Washington Redskins have been the subject of a lot of scrutiny- partially because of their star quarterback Robert Griffin III and their successes and failures thus far with him holding the reins, and partially because of the perceived racial insensitivity a...  Read More...