Simon Moya-Smith
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...
Halbritter Harvard Minow
Tanya H. Lee
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
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
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...
Simon Moya-Smith
As the Republican-lead Senate in Colorado is expected to kill a bill that would regulate Native American mascots in the state, the bill sponsor continues to be inundated with hate ...
Simon Moya-Smith
Speaking at Columbia University in New York City Thursday night, Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter said he believes the name of the Washington football team is hea...
Onondaga Nation
The Nation regards the depiction of natives as mascots defamatory to our people...
Simon Moya-Smith
School district officials in Lancaster, New York voted unanimously Monday night to change its controversial high school nickname...
Simon Moya-Smith
Two high schools in New York are refusing to play an opponent due to its nickname and mascot...
Donna Boyle Neshaminy Pennsylvania Redskins
Alysa Landry
The Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission may have the final say in determining whether a high school northeast of Philadelphia can keep its mascot...