POV1988 | TV Show
This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr (more…)
Premiered: July 5, 1988
Season 10, Episode 7 In Whose Honor
First Aired: July 15, 1997
Charlene Teters, a Spokane Indian, chronicles her battle against Native American stereotypes, focusing on the Indian-chief mascot of sports events at the University of Illinois. Also: Teters' protests against professional sports teams (e.g. the Washington Redskins).