Team Names With Indian Mascots

Should they stay or go?

There has been much discussion over the years about whether professional sports teams and schools should use Indian mascots.  There are plenty of examples: Washington Redskins, the Fighting Illini, etc.

In Dare County, this has recently become an issue again.  The Virginian-Pilot reported Friday that former state Board of Education member Eddie Davis spoke at a Dare County education board meeting. He encouraged Manteo schools to stop using Indian mascots, particularly the "Redskins" team name.

What's your opinion?  Should sports teams and schools use Indian mascots?

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