Redskins

ICTMN Staff
4/29/14
Last week, the ESPN sports news show Outside the Lines focused on the controversy surrounding the team name and mascot of the NFL's Washington Redskins...
DaShanne Stokes

On March 24, Dan Snyder issued a letter to the devout fans of his beloved Washington Red*kins announcing the creation of the “Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation.” The announcement served as a rallying cry for all those who support the Red*kins and other ethnic team names and mascot...

4/27/14
ICTMN Staff
4/23/14
Keith Olbermann doesn't pull his punches, and he's not to everyone's taste...
ICTMN Staff
4/23/14
Dan Snyder, the owner of Washington’s NFL team, made brief remarks to an Associated Press reporter on Tuesday arguing that it’s time for people to “focus on reality” concerning Nat...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/22/14
In mid-April the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) withdrew its name – but not its donation – from a golf tournament to raise scholarship funds for Navajo college students ...
Crystal Willcuts

In Lakota stories, one of our traditional characters is a spider named “Iktomi." He got himself in all kinds of predicaments because he was selfish, greedy, and told lies. Iktomi is a trickster....

4/17/14
Nicholet Deschine

Sometimes you don’t realize the magnitude of an issue until it hits close to home. On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, I opened an email and to my disbelief I saw a flyer for the Washington Redsk*ns First Annual KTNN Celebrity Golf Tournament....

4/15/14
Gale Courey Toensing
4/13/14
Newly disclosed information that the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation was sponsoring a fund-raising golf tournament organized by KTNN, the Navajo Nation’s radio st...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/11/14
The Navajo Nation Council has adopted a bill opposing the use of the name redskins, a term that the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples has called...
ICTMN Staff
4/7/14
Gregg Deal, Pyramid Lake Paiute, has been taking his activism and art to the public in a number of ways, including his Last American Indian on Earth performance art and his poster ...

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