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Adidas offers help to schools that want to change Native American team names

Apparel company adidas announced Thursday that it would help any high school in America that wants to change its logo or mascot from “potentially harmful Native American imagery or symbolism.” 211 more words


Massachusetts school adjusting image of Marauders mascot in latest PC shift

The slow creep of politically correct mascots has reached Massachusetts and gone beyond teams which called themselves the Redskins. In fact, the latest school to consider a change is known as a much more innocuous nickname: The Marauders. 272 more words

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The debate over Massillon's (Ohio) live tiger mascot reaches fever pitch

The ongoing debate related to the use of a live tiger mascot at Massillon Washington High School may have finally reached a head.

A week age, on Aug. 340 more words


Knitted Cephalopods

It has been a long time since we had a mollusk post, so today let’s enjoy a post about squid, octopuses, and extinct… 420 more words

Hays High in Texas to retire 'Dixie' as school fight song

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Hays CISD sent a letter Tuesday morning informing parents, students and staff of Jack C. Hays High School in Buda, Texas that the song “Dixie” will no longer be played at school sponsored events. 324 more words


Little People of America wants Illinois school to change mascot name

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ST. LOUIS – A national group is gathering thousands of signatures, hoping to convince a local school district to change its mascot. 335 more words