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Native Americans Are Not for Sport.

Tell Michigan legislators to ban “Redskins” from our schools.

We are people, not mascots.

26 Michigan Schools Have Replaced Their Mascots

1968 Unionville/Sebewaing High School – Indians changed to Patriots
1990 Oak Park High School -- Redskins changed to Knights
1991 Eastern Michigan University -- Hurons changed to Eagles
2001 Marshall Gordon Elem. School -- Redskins changed to Golden stars
2001 Muskegon High School -- Big Reds removed imagery
2002 Milford High School -- Redskins changed to Mavericks
2005 Marshall High School -- Redskins changed to Redhawks
2003 Leelanau School -- Indians changed to Thunderbirds
2003 Flint Central High School -- Indians changed to Phoenix
2004 Ottawa Hills High School -- Indians changed to Bengals
2004 Wagar Middle School -- Warriors changed to Warhawks plane
2005 Pierce Elementary School -- Arrows changed to Panthers
2005 Whittier Middle School -- Braves changed to Phoenix
2005 Whittier Junior High School -- Braves changed to Phoenix
2005 Flint Northern High School -- Eskimos changed to Vikings
2005 Iroquois Middle School -- Closed
2006 Douglas Elementary School -- Indians changed to Ducks
2006 Ypsilanti High School -- Braves changed to Phoenix
2007 W. Michigan Christian H.S. – Removed Native American imagery
2008 Chippewa Valley High School -- Big Reds changed to Big Reds Hawks
2009 Pontiac High School --Chiefs changed to Phoenix
2012 Milan Area Schools --Big Reds changed to a Hawk logo
2012 Lake Michigan College -- Indians changed to Red Hawks
2016 Belding Public Schools --Redskins changed to Black Knights
2016 Pattengill Middle School -- Indians changed to Stars
1990 Oak Park High School -- Redskins changed to Knights
1991 Eastern Michigan University -- Hurons changed to Eagles
2001 Marshall Gordon Elem. School -- Redskins changed to Golden stars
2001 Muskegon High School -- Big Reds removed imagery
2002 Milford High School -- Redskins changed to Mavericks
2005 Marshall High School -- Redskins changed to Redhawks
2003 Leelanau School -- Indians changed to Thunderbirds
2003 Flint Central High School -- Indians changed to Phoenix
2004 Ottawa Hills High School -- Indians changed to Bengals
2004 Wagar Middle School -- Warriors changed to Warhawks plane
2005 Pierce Elementary School -- Arrows changed to Panthers
2005 Whittier Middle School -- Braves changed to Phoenix
2005 Whittier Junior High School -- Braves changed to Phoenix
2005 Flint Northern High School -- Eskimos changed to Vikings
2005 Iroquois Middle School -- Closed
2006 Douglas Elementary School -- Indians changed to Ducks
2006 Ypsilanti High School -- Braves changed to Phoenix
2007 W. Michigan Christian H.S. – Removed Native American imagery
2008 Chippewa Valley High School -- Big Reds changed to Big Reds Hawks
2009 Pontiac High School --Chiefs changed to Phoenix
2012 Milan Area Schools --Big Reds changed to a Hawk logo

5 Schools Are Still Using “Redskins” & Need to Change

Saranac High School
Camden Frontier School
Clinton High School
Paw Paw High School
Sandusky High School

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In the past 10 years, we’ve changed two dozen school mascots.

 

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Native Mascots Do Not Honor, They Harm.

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