Published on Apr 22, 2012
Retire Chief Wahoo
April 20-22 2012
Cleveland Vs Oakland Athletics
UNA, AIM-WEST, Elders, the youth, disabled, Occupy movement, and others participated in a non-violent protest against the use of American Indians as mascots in sports, today at Oakland Coliseum where the Oakland A's played against the Cleveland Indians!
Join us this Coming July 4th - July 6th for
Occupy America's Past-Time. Ending Racism Towards Indigenous People
It's time for Major League Baseball to acknowledge and HONOR the Native American Baseball Players who broke the color barrier 48 years BEFORE the great Jackie Robinson !
We strongly encourage the leadership of Major League Baseball to recognize the demeaning nature of American Indian mascots as used by the Cleveland Indians and Atlanta Braves; to recognize that these images are stereotypes that portray American Indian people in a negative light; and recognize the removal of these mascots is beneficial to the American Indian community.
July 4th - July 6th, 2012
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MLB Comssioner's Office
245 Park Avenue
New York, New York
If you, your Tribal Nation, or organization are interested in joining us in Solidarity for this historic event, please join us in this call.
We Currently Signing up proactive Volunteers to donate their time on the following committees, event coordinators, legal team and media support team, people who can leaflet copies of
the event flier to help promote the event, Individuals to help with fundraising to help secure funds for travel and lodging during the event, along with any additional needs that will ensure this event is a success.
Please Mail your Charitable Donation to
United Native Americans
2434 Faria Ave
Pinole, CA 94564
or you can Deposit your contribution Directly into UNA's Bank Account with Bank of the West, Account Number 106012446
Thank you again for your continued support of Our Mission to Demand Major League Baseball to acknowledge and HONOR the Native American Baseball Players who broke the color barrier 48 years BEFORE the great Jackie Robinson, & the Removal of all offensive & Racist Stereo Typical Sports Mascots depicting the Indigenous Community in a Negative Light.
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