The franchise countered that decision by suing the plaintiffs who originally brought the case, arguing in court filings that
Efforts to lure the Washington Redskins back to the District have come up against a potentially insurmountable challenge
"This movement has been coming for a long time," Jaramillo, a UCC national officer, told The Huffington Post. In 2013, Washington
The ACLU says the government has gone too far.
The public, however, has largely sided with Snyder, who has said he will "never" change the name. A HuffPost/YouGov poll
“Based on our study and conversations, we believe the Washington Club should cease using the name.”
While the four California schools hold out, schools across the U.S. have been voluntarily abandoning the “Redskins” name
With only 5.2 million Native Americans in the U.S. -- 2 percent of the total population, according to the 2012 Census, with
In case you missed it: The NFL team whose name is a dictionary-defined racial slur for Native Americans tweeted out a cheery
In just 30 seconds, a new video powerfully states its case for changing the controversial nickname of the NFL's Washington
"We'll be looking at that petition, we will be dealing with that issue on the merits and we'll be responding accordingly
"Is that shirt supposed to be funny?" she asked motioning to my satirical "Caucasians" T-shirt. And then she said, "I'll f*cking cut you." This is the part you don't really see in its full glory on the segment.
Daniel Snyder, the owner of Washington's NFL team, "should in no way be forced" to change its controversial name, Sen. Marco
"You know, it’s sort of fun to talk about the name of our football team, because it gets some attention for some of the people
As we approach the 2014 NFL regular season, one of the stories is which announcer is going to say “Redskins” and which one
“We are certainly glad to see that after decades of silence, Mr. Snyder suddenly has an interest in the plight of Native
This post has been updated to include additional information from the Indian Country Today Media Network and Dan Steinberg
The HuffPost/YouGov poll was conducted June 17-19 among 1,000 U.S. adults using a sample selected from YouGov's opt-in online
Jon Stewart took on the Washington Redskins trademark ruling that came down earlier this week, in which the U.S. Patent Office
Harry Reid took to the Senate floor to declare that it's only a matter of time before Dan Snyder must change the "racist" name of his football team after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ruled it disparages Native Americans.