Calif Bill Would Ban Schools From Using "Redskins" As Team Name Or Mascot

Jun 18, 2015

This mascot logo at California's Tulare Union High School could be banned by a bill being considered by the state Legislature.
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Sports teams using the nickname "Redskins" are coming under increased pressure nationally to abandon the name.  As Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, a bill at the California state Capitol would make California the first state to ban public schools from using "Redskins" as their nickname or mascot.