Redskins

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...
Halbritter Harvard Minow
Tanya H. Lee
4/9/15
Oneida Nation Representative and CEO of Oneida Nation Enterprises Ray Halbritter returned to Harvard Law School—where he earned his J.D...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/3/15
A tribe in Utah has removed its tribal chairwoman for receiving extravagant gifts from the Washington football team’s Original Americans Foundation...
Sheena Louise Roetman
3/30/15
A hot topic this past week in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the annual convention of the American Copy Editors Society was usage of the R-word as dictated by the Associated Press...

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