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The world-renowned BBC news site featured ICTMN’s own A&E, sports and pow wows editor Vincent Schilling after the hashtag he created, #NoIWontJustMoveOn, trended on Twitter.

BBC Features ICTMN’s Vincent Schilling and Trending ‘No I Won’t Just Move On’ Hashtag

ICTMN Staff
5/13/16

The world-renowned BBC news site featured ICTMN’s own A&E, sports and pow wows editor Vincent Schilling after the hashtag he created, #NoIWontJustMoveOn, trended on Twitter and Schilling (Akwesasne Mohawk) wrote an article explaining his stance.

Over 15,000 people on social media have used the hashtag.

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The BBC article, entitled 'Still experiencing a cultural genocide,' said in part:

Social media users used the trend to highlight several issues still facing their community. These included caricature perceptions of Native American culture, especially long-standing debates on the use of Native American mascots in sports.

The article in full can be read here: 'Still experiencing a cultural genocide' 

Vincent Schilling is ICTMN's Sports, Arts and Entertainment and Pow Wow’s Editor - follow him on Twitter at @VinceSchilling

 

 

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