Chief Wahoo

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2014

    Clyde Bellecourt says U of M is "scholastically retarded" on Native American issues

    The National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media wants the University of Minnesota to prohibit the Washington NFL team from playing on campus at TCF Bank stadium on November 2 unless the team changes its nickname.But U officials, citing the terms of its lease with the Vikings, say they don' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    When a Native American sports logo isn't racist

    Offensive sports names and logos aren't going away anytime soon. There's the Washington Redskins' derogatory name. There's Chief Wahoo, the racist caricature logo of the Cleveland Indians. All clearly racist, all defended by owners and fans. Changing those images is a noble cause, but sometimes, it ... More >>

  • Arts

    August 28, 2002

    We Could Be Heroes

    Comic artists Gene Ha and Zander Cannon create a universe where everyone has higher powers

  • Arts

    April 28, 1999

    Seeing Red

    Lakota artist Francis Yellow turns historical injuries into polemical offensives

  • News

    October 25, 1995