Sports

September 23, 2014
By:
Ed Rice

As my plane winged its way to Cleveland last week, to give a library talk in praise of Maine Penobscot Indian Louis Sockalexis and against the Cleveland Indians’ continuing use of Chief Wahoo, I began imagining myself as being something like the Jimmy Stewart character in “Mr.

September 21, 2014
By:
Peter d'Errico

Brad Gallant has added a great new tool to the campaign to combat mascot racism: a 6-minute YouTube video, titled "Redskins No More." The title expands the Twitter hashtag,

September 18, 2014
By:
Peter d'Errico

The New York Daily News decision to "sack the name" of the Washington Redskins sets an example for all other news outlets.

September 01, 2014
By:
Jennie Stockle

Cherokee Nation citizens had a set plan for our Cherokee National Holiday weekend.

August 30, 2014
By:
Jennie Stockle

Wow, we have been getting lots of requests for membership in EONM (Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry) as a result of our increased visibility through Social Media and as a coordinated effort to do just what our name says, e

August 29, 2014
By:
Steven Newcomb

Susan Shown Harjo's June 23 article in Politico, “The R-Word Is Even Worse Than You Think,” regarding the issue of the Washington, D.C. NFL team, was excellent.

August 22, 2014
By:
Matthew Murguia

The chorus of calls for changing the name of Washington's professional football team continues to grow. The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), the National Coalition of Civil Rights, half of the U.S. Senate, and the President have each voiced their support for a name change.

August 20, 2014
By:
Walter Lamar

As a retired federal law enforcement officer and Native American, I believe it important to enter the conversation relating to the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation (OAF), the National Native American Law Enforcement Association (NNALEA), and Gary Edwards’ connection to both.

August 08, 2014
By:
Vincent Schilling

The Washington Redskins... There, I said it. Those three words alone will probably generate a slew of debates all over social media once this article hits the internet waves. In my opinion, that’s as it should be.

August 04, 2014
By:
Ted Quasula

Dear Attorney General Holder:

July 31, 2014
By:
Erik Stegman

“Our cheerleaders dressed up one of our own [students] in a Halloween ‘Pokehottie’ costume and tied her to a stake after dragging her out on the field in shackles against her will. They proceeded to dance around her, acting as if they were beating her and treating her like a slave.

July 17, 2014
By:
DaShanne Stokes

Every so often I hear complaints about how tired people are about being politically correct. It’s something that gets thrown around a lot these days, especially with the debate about ethnic team names and mascots. And it’s revealing of something more insidious than many people realize.

July 13, 2014
By:
Simon Moya-Smith

I was conducting some very serious research on priapism in the ranks of Custer’s 7th Cavalry when I stopped to read a feculent piece in The Denver Post Opinion section.

July 13, 2014
By:
Andre Cramblit

One of my earliest memories is sitting on the porch of Fey’s house with my great Uncle Leonard Super and my brother listening to a broadcast full of static of San Francisco Giants baseball as described by the dulcet tones of Lon Simmon’s mellifluous voice.

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