He who knows the least obeys the best.
I say we send the other 10 percent back to India.
Seriously though, I think at best, it's racially insensitive. I don't mind being in the minority, but I do consider it a slur.
Originally Posted by Jerry
Perhaps all these goody two shoes who want the name changed so bad would be better off to put all that energy into helping the Indians achieve a better life. They seem to think if the name is changed, then all is right with the world.
Early voting in Georgia. On the 20th of October this old Goldwater conservative voted against both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton by casting my vote for Gary Johnson. Neither Trump or Clinton belong within a million miles of the Oval Office.
How Many Native Americans Think ‘Redskins’ is a Slur? « CBS DC
Have anything other than a belief to counter this?There are Native American schools that call their teams Redskins. The term is used affectionately by some natives, similar to the way the N-word is used by some African-Americans. In the only recent poll to ask native people about the subject, 90 percent of respondents did not consider the term offensive, although many question the cultural credentials of the respondents.