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North Dakota will retire its Fighting Sioux nickname and Indian head logo after residents of the state voted in favor of dropping them. The issue of UND's moniker came about seven years ago when the NCAA produced a list of schools with American Indian nicknames it deemed hostile and abusive. If said schools were to continue use of the names in question, they would run the risk of sanctions being levied against their athletic programs. What's your take on the Fight Sioux nickname?