Councilors in New South Wales have voted to change the name of an Australian island popular with tourists after it was deemed to carry racist connotations, though a survey found more than half of locals opposed the switch.
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Are they going to rename raccoons too?

Monkeys also have a racist name. They should all be renamed something neutral, like "tree joggers."

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Voting won't change the name back. 'Denali' used to be known as McKinley.

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