Group Wants California School's 'Arab' Mascot Changed

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee says the name and logo perpetuates stereotypes.
0:53 | 11/08/13

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Transcript for Group Wants California School's 'Arab' Mascot Changed
And eighty year old tradition at a California high school is under fire the mascot. For the Coachella Valley High School is known as the -- and has been on the sidelines and all over town for eight decades. Now group called the Arab American anti discrimination committee is calling on the school to drop the name and the logo. -- believes the mascot perpetuates. An unfair stereotype. Bars billionaires gets a lot more Arab Americans the -- culture -- -- heritage. Being depicted by -- The defenders of the mascot say they have heard this complaint before. It's just unreal how they keep doing this thing over and over again without ever come and and saddened at the table as they would isn't the bugs -- me to think surrounding countries. The -- -- the fall and winter we have festival related to our school the local school board will take up that issue later this month.

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