Monday, November 13, 2017
"More Than a Word" Film Screening
(Movie / Film)
Will be held in the Castleboard Room. more information...
"More Than A Word" analyzes the Washington football team and their use of the derogatory term R*dskins. Using interviews from both those in favor of changing the name and those against, "More Than A Word" presents a deeper analysis of the many issues surrounding the Washington team name. "More Than A Word" also examines the history of Native American mascots and cultural appropriation.
There are five schools in Michigan that still use R*dskins as a mascot or nickname.
Hosted by Native American Law Students Association.