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Nevada Governor Signs Bill Banning Racist Mascots, ‘Sundown Sirens’

Democratic Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed a new bill prohibiting schools from using racist logos, names, mascots, songs, and other imagery and symbols. The legislation...

Valparaiso University Removes Crusader Mascot, Imagery

On Thursday, Valparaiso University (Valpo) in Indiana announced it will remove its Crusader mascot and imagery after a “decades-long debate” about the controversial figure.  In...

Eradicating Native American Mascots Is a Victory, but Racial Justice Efforts...

The momentum of this year’s Black Lives Matter protests and nationwide demands for racial justice have helped propel calls for justice and equality for...