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WASHINGTON REDSKINS NAME CONTROVERSY
Federal Judge Delivers Another Legal Blow To 'Redskins' Team Name
The franchise countered that decision by suing the plaintiffs who originally brought the case, arguing in court filings that
United Church Of Christ Condemns Washington NFL Team's 'Demeaning' Name
"This movement has been coming for a long time," Jaramillo, a UCC national officer, told The Huffington Post. In 2013, Washington
California Advances Bill To Ban 'Redskins' Name
As of Wednesday afternoon, the petition had 275 signatures. There have been recent discussions about changing mascots at
Harry Reid Slams NFL For Caring More About Fantasy Football Than Racist Team Name
The Washington team's owner, Dan Snyder, refuses to change the offensive team name, even after the U.S. Patent and Trademark
'Redskins' Mentions Down 27% On NFL Broadcasts
This Holiday Season Let's Replace Disparaging Slurs
American Anthropological Association
Advancing Knowledge, Solving Human Problems
We call on sports teams with Native American names and mascots to consult with contemporary tribes and follow their guidance. Abandon negative characterizations and where it is mutually desired embrace positive identities so that we may preserve our Native American heritage.
Phil Jackson: Dan Snyder 'Just Doesn't Get It'
Phil Jackson gets it. The New York Knicks president and 11-time NBA champion as a coach posted a message on Monday night
Thousands Protest 'Redskins' Name In Minneapolis Before NFL Game
Thousands of people rallied outside TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Sunday to protest the Washington professional
Matthew McConaughey Wishes Redskins Logo Wouldn't Change
Solution to Redskins Name Controversy May Be on the 'Playground'
As it stands, the Redskins' 1-3 start isn't even the most painful part of their 2014 season. Instead, the team has been dog-piled by bad publicity even before the season began. Embracing the story of the Hominy Indians could be the perfect solution.
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Cory Booker: Revoke NFL's Nonprofit Status, Give The Funds To Domestic Abuse Prevention
Senator Will Introduce Legislation To Revoke NFL's Tax Breaks Over Redskins Name
The Myopia of the NFL: Win at All Costs Hurts Women Fans
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In the worst public relations disaster since the U.S. Navy's Tailhook scandal or New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's Bridgegate, the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell have embarrassed the league in less than a week. They have become the face of domestic violence.
Marco Rubio: It Is Dan Snyder's 'Right To Keep' Controversial NFL Team Name
Daniel Snyder, the owner of Washington's NFL team, "should in no way be forced" to change its controversial name, Sen. Marco
ESPN Announcers To Use Their Judgment When Referring To Washington Redskins
By Awful Announcing, Awful Announcing
As we approach the 2014 NFL regular season, one of the stories is which announcer is going to say “Redskins” and which one
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Martin O'Malley Thinks Washington's NFL Team Should Change Its Name
Earlier this summer, a HuffPost/YouGov poll found that only 21 percent of respondents thought the team should change its
How Washington's Football Team Creates A Hostile Environment For Native American Students
WASHINGTON -- Much of the debate over whether to keep the Washington football team's name has centered around whether it's
Liberal Blogger Hired To Defend Washington Football Team From Racism Charges Calls It Quits
This post has been updated to include additional information from the Indian Country Today Media Network and Dan Steinberg
Whether It's Against African Americans or Native Americans, Racism in Sports Must Be Stopped
Jasbir Kaur Bawa
Assistant Professor at Howard University School of Law
America in 2014 typically condemns racist behavior in the sports world -- just look at what happened to Donald Sterling. However, we've stood idly by for decades when the object of the racism is Native Americans.
There's Never Been A Trademark As Offensive As Redskins
When the rare cancellation does happen, it’s typically for things like lapse of use or deception, said Tushnet. In fact, according
Dan Snyder's Fight to Save Redskins' Name Has Been One Long PR Disaster
Vice President, Porter Novelli and AIM Sports Reputation Manag...
Since Dan Snyder is the face of the Redskins, there is no one else who can lead the team out of this mess -- no PR consultants, no army of lobbyists, no one within the Redskins organization.
Redskins Remain Defiant After Trademark Cancellations: 'We Are Confident We Will Prevail'
CLICK HERE for full opinion. "We are confident we will prevail once again, and that the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board’s
Martin Luther King, Donald Sterling, and the Washington Redskins
Co-founder, the Heart of America Foundation and four other non...
Times have changed and the tide is running against Daniel Snyder. Our society increasingly has little tolerance for racism, sexism, and all the other "isms" that keep us separate and apart.
50 Senators Urge NFL To Change Washington Redskins' Name
The movement to change the controversial name of the Washington Redskins is getting an extra push… more than 50 members of the Senate signed a letter to the NFL and commissioner Robert Goodell.
'Racial Slur': 50 Senators Urge NFL To Change Washington Redskins' Name
The team's owner, Dan Snyder, has been adamant about retaining the name. He says it honors Native American culture and that
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