Rather than engage in a debate or make their case in a forthright manner . . . Opponents of old school allegedly racist signage are putting a youngster front and center.
Whilst we might (or might not) agree that mascot depictions are out of date and changing names isn't a great loss . . . What's worse is that the people behind this discussion are so scared of a real conversation on the topic that, according to this report, they're operating under cover of darkness and standing behind a child that local news should have never put in this position.
JOHNSON COUNTY, KS (KCTV) - Under the cover of darkness a group of Johnson County residents placed more than 100 rocks throughout the grounds surrounding Shawnee Mission School District's Center for Academic Achievement. The rocks are covered in portraits from photographer Shane Balkowitsch. His website features more than 400 portraits of living Native American people.