Yael T. Abouhalkah

December 9, 2013 12:18 PM

Sonic’s mistake embarrasses KC Chiefs, too

Sonic’s mistake spotlights part of the problem with the name of the Kansas City “Chiefs.” It feeds into negative stereotypes about American Indians. Football teams with Indian-themed nicknames bring out the worst behavior in some fans, whether it’s about the Washington Redskins or — yes — the Kansas City Chiefs.

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