Yes, this is America. 2016.
A village in central New York voted on Monday night to maintain its controversial seal, which depicts a white man with his hands placed on the shoulders of a Native American man, apparently choking him.
Whitesboro, New York residents voted in favor of the 19th-Century town seal by 157-55 this week,the Associated Press reports. The seal appears on police vehicles, city trucks, signage and letterhead.