Redskins

Simon Moya-Smith
5/13/15
A tribal chairwoman who was removed from office in April for receiving gifts from the Washington football team was denied an appeal last week, the tribe reported...
Christina Rose
5/1/15
On April 29, Jon Butler, president of the Organization of American Historians (OAH), announced that the executive board voted unanimously to pass a resolution supporting the remova...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/30/15
Colorado State House Representative Joe Salazar vowed to reintroduce a bill next year that was swiftly cut down by the Republican-lead Senate late Wednesday...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/29/15
Today at the Colorado State Legislature, Senate Republicans are preparing to kill a bill that would regulate the state's use of its more than 30 Native American mascots at its publ...
Tara Houska
4/29/15
In 2010, an Asian-American band calling themselves “The Slants” applied to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to trademark their name...
Dolph L. Hatfield
4/18/15

It was a cool, late autumn Sunday and the Washington football team was playing a home game....

Tara Houska
4/16/15
Springtime in Washington, D.C. is a beautiful season. Tourists flock to the city in droves to document the cherry blossoms take over the streets and monuments...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/14/15
A bill that would regulate the use of Native American mascots in Colorado will likely be heard in the Republican-lead Senate next week where it's expected to die, the bill sponsor ...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/10/15
It’s only been three weeks since the Lancaster School Board in upstate New York voted unanimously to retire its Native American moniker and mascot – the ‘Redskins.' But a week befo...
Amanda Blackhorse
4/10/15
The Washington team is not the only professional sports franchise to feel the pressure of Native Americans and allies who seek to eliminate Native American mascots from professiona...

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