GIAGO: SD media should take off blinders and talk about mascot issue
Nearly 30 years ago I wrote an opinion piece that ended with, "We are human beings and not mascots for America's fun and games."
That year Vernon Bellecourt and Michael Haney (both are now deceased) appeared at the opening game in Cleveland of the Cleveland Indians baseball team carrying a huge placard that read, "We are human beings and not mascots for America's fun and games."
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