Racism in club name: club prohibits its Fans to the American Indian jewelry

The Chicago Blackhawks of the North American hockey League NHL do not submit your name for the Franchise forbids her Fans from now on, Wearing the traditional I

Racism in club name: club prohibits its Fans to the American Indian jewelry

The Chicago Blackhawks of the North American hockey League NHL do not submit your name for the Franchise forbids her Fans from now on, Wearing the traditional Indian headgear. This is the Team informed, whose Name has its origin in a tribe of Indians. A former chief was called so, what is Frederic McLaughlin, the first owner of the NHL Teams, participated as an Inspiration.

"These symbols are sacred, they belong to a tradition of the chiefs of their tribes, the great respect and enjoy," said the hockey Team. This head jewelry should not "be used as a costume or as a daily clothing," is to be used. Unlike the Washington Redskins from the American Football League NFL, the Blackhawks will not be changing your name, however. The Cleveland Indians of Baseball League MLB considering a rename.

the names of The Teams were part of a public debate that had started in the Wake of the Black-Lives-Matter-movement to travel. Under public pressure, the Redskins (Redskins) put your name, the Footballer from the nation's capital to run in the future, as the Washington Football Team.

Also in Rugby is the debate club's name led. The Exeter Chiefs in the English League be prompted for your name and Logo to be seen in the Indian store. There is a Petition in fandom for and against a Change. ""Indigenous peoples have always made clear that all uses of your pictures are offensive, harmful and unacceptable," said the critic. Others claim that the use of the Name and the symbols of respect to testify in front of the native American.

Updated Date: 30 July 2020, 06:20

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