Category: Native American

¡Viva Los Redskins! Offensive in any language?

¡Viva Los Redskins! Offensive in any language?
There has long been controversy over sports teams that use Native American names. Now a new song may add salt to the wound for many Native Americans. It’s called “¡Viva Los Redskins!” a new Spanish-language translation of the Washington, D.C., football team’s fight song. The team plans to play the Spanish-language version of their team... Read more »

I walked into a Tea Party protest in New Mexico

The Tea Party people used Tax Day to rally across the country. I’m in New Mexico this week for a board meeting of women journalists (JAWS) and in Santa Fe I stumbled upon a Tea Party protest. It’s interesting that in a state the Census shows is almost 45 percent Hispanic and almost 10 percent... Read more »