Anti-Mascot Bill Set to Launch in Oklahoma
Tulsa Indian Coalition Against Racism
Oklahoma Anti-Discriminatory Mascots Act
3. Any other Native American tribal name;
4. Any other racially derogatory or discriminatory school or athletic team name, mascot or nickname; and
5. All other racially and culturally-related mascots that are deemed harmful as defined by the Oklahoma Human Rights Commission, the National Indian Education Association, and the American Psychological Association.
The five-minute video below is about 3-4 minutes too long. But you can glean a few useful nuggets of information from it. One, mascot lovers enjoy watching and dressing up as stereotypical half-naked "redskins" and "savages." Two, Natives are leading the protests against these names and images. This isn't the work of some "liberal do-gooders" like me.