Will 2014 Be the Year Fullerton High and Canyon High Drop their Offensive Indians and Comanches Nicknames?
Yesterday, while I was sprawled across the floor in my tiny P.O. Box, nearly passed out from another night of Maker's and Zaya, a news report on KCAL-TV Channel 9 aired about Vallejo High School up north dropping their Apaches nickname and mascot. It's part of a nationwide movement to change the nicknames of sports teams that call themselves after Indian tribes or "Indians" following in the wake of pressure on the Washington Redskins to switch out their hilariously antiquated logo.
The report reminded me: are activists ever going to go after Fullerton High again?More »