Washington Redskins, Cleveland Indians, Atlanta Braves – Indian mascots and nicknames have historically been first draft picks in American sports. But for Charlene Teters, a Spokane Indian, transplanting cultural rituals onto the field is a symbol of disrespect. Jay Rosenstein follows Teters’ evolution from mother and student into a leading voice against the merchandising of Native American symbols – and shows the lengths fans will go to preserve their mascots.
Location: 3412 Crawford St. Houston, Tx. 77004
Date: July 22, 2014
Free parking in lot #9
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