Doc screening at PWPL Wednesday

MARQUETTE — The group Time for a Change: MSHS Needs a New Nickname is inviting the general public to a screening of the award PBS documentary “In Whose Honor?” at 7 p.m. Wednesday and March 3 at the Peter White Public Library Community Room.

The documentary “takes a critical look at the long standing practice of ‘honoring’ Native American Indians by using them as mascots and nicknames and its harmful effects on both natives and non-natives,” an announcement about the screening states.


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