November 17 2020 5:45pm

McGill University to rename men’s varsity teams ‘Redbirds’

After years of heated debate, Montreal’s McGill University has landed on a new name for their men’s varsity teams. Their former name, ‘Redmen’, was criticized by Indigenous students and alumni as a racial slur. But as Global’s Benson Cook reports, some are saying the university missed an opportunity when they chose the name ‘Redbirds’.

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