Unformatted text preview: that has their stereotypes plastered all over national sports teams. That being said, for teams such as the Cleveland Indians and Atlanta Braves, it seems a little unreasonable for them to have to change their name. These cities have built up huge franchises off of these teams and changing the name could extremely hurt their fan base. To solve this issue I feel like those teams that have offensive names should put a lot of funds towards Native American activism. They do not need to completely change their image but these teams could definitely modify how their mascots are portrayed to make them more honorable than shameful. Question: Can some of the mascots be a sign of honor for Native Americans or are they all offensive?...
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- Summer '11
- Native Americans in the United States, sports teams, national sports teams