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Old 10-10-2013, 07:20 AM   #62
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Originally Posted by Archer81 View Post
No, it has not always been a racist slur. Much like the word negro, it was just a distinguisher for a group of people. Redskin or negro was a descriptor. It took on racial overtones later, and became slurs.

Redtails in a way is like Redskin. It was a name given to a specific group of people based on race. In this instance, Warriors is probably the best one presented it is not race specific and is not exactly least I hope it isnt.

Or the U of Hawaii is in trouble.
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