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Halbritter on R-Word: Change Comes Slowly, But it Will Come
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...
More R-Word Scandal: Utah Tribe Removes Chairwoman For Receiving Gifts
A tribe in Utah has removed its tribal chairwoman for receiving extravagant gifts from the Washington football team’s Original Americans Foundation...
Associated Press Mulls Future of R-Word In Stylebook
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...
Senate Seeks to Kill Mascot Bill; Sponsor Receives More Hate Mail
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 ...
Halbritter on R-Word: 'When Many People Speak Out Change Can Happen'
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...
Haudenosaunee Releases Statement on Mascots; Says They're 'Stereotypical'
The Nation regards the depiction of natives as mascots defamatory to our people...
Lancaster School Board Unanimously Votes to Change 'Redskins' Name
School district officials in Lancaster, New York voted unanimously Monday night to change its controversial high school nickname...
Two High Schools Refuse to Play Opponent Named 'Redskins'
Two high schools in New York are refusing to play an opponent due to its nickname and mascot...
Pennsylvania Community Divided Over School District's ‘Redskins’ Mascot
The Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission may have the final say in determining whether a high school northeast of Philadelphia can keep its mascot...
United South and Eastern Tribes Oppose R-Word, Support Bill to Revoke Trademarks
The United South and Eastern Tribes ( USET ) on Monday endorsed a bill that would remove all trademark protections of the Washington NFL team as long as the franchise retains the R...
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