Documentary Explores Native American Perspective on Sports Mascots and Nicknames

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A poster from the documentary film “More Than a Word”

If you’ve ever cheered for the Washington Redskins, Cleveland Indians or your local school that uses a Native American-themed nickname or mascot, you may want to consider the historical implications. The documentary “More Than a Word” explores the misappropriation of Native American images and names in sports.

Read the full story at Southern Miss Now.