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Native Yale Law Students Honor Washburn
How Sacred Objects Heal, Part I
EPA: Human Rights, Environmental Justice
Hawaii Volcano: Pele as Welcome Guest
National Geographic Honors Gwaii Haanas
Moment of Silence, Healing Song Planned
Cherokee Elders Tell Halloween Tales
Inuit Architecture Showcased in Venice
Native Groups to Rally Against Redskins
Tester’s Big Gamble
Shelly Vetoes Fluency Legislation
United by Rock 'n Roll: The Ollivanders
NM’s Minority Groups Form Alliance
BIA Head Kevin Washburn Speaks to ICTMN
Americans Don't Know Native History
Mother/Son Overcome Adversity Together
Fryberg Texted Victims
Walmart's 'Fat Girl Costumes' Fail
Alaska Native Grandmother Fights Ruling
6 Sacred Animals, and Their Meanings
Thing About Skins
New York Post's Phil Mushnick: No Good Defense to Keeping Offensive Name
In his June 2 Equal Time column in the New York Post , Phil Mushnick took his look at the debate over the use of the term redskins by the Washington, D.C. NFL franchise...
Newsweek/Daily Beast's Michael Tomasky: The Racist Redskins
For Newsweek/Daily Beast special correspondent Michael Tomasky , there's no debate about whether the Washington, D.C. NFL team's name is racist--of course it is...
Indiana School Removes Indian Chief Mascot Statue for Graduation
A wooden statue of an American Indian Chief representing an Indiana school's "Redskins" mascot has been removed from the gym temporarily for a graduation ceremony to avoid offendin...
Spirit Lake Tribe Loses Appeal on UND Fighting Sioux Mascot
A federal appeals court has upheld a judge's decision to throw out a lawsuit by Spirit Lake Nation tribal members to save the University of North Dakota's now-retired Fighting Siou...
Wisconsin School District Drops American Indian Logo
Winter School District in western Wisconsin has decided to change the American Indian logo its sports teams have used for decades. They will remain known as the Warriors...
Chief Illiniwek Group Pushes for Return of Mascot at Illinois Campus
The Council of Chiefs, a group made up of former University of Illinois (UI) students who had portrayed Chief Illiniwek, is pushing a plan that would return the mascot to campus...
Artist Call: Make Cleveland Indians Owner Into 'Grinning Idiot Mascot'
On the heels of the Cleveland American Indian Movement protesting the use of the offensive "Chief Wahoo" mascot outside Progressive Field at the Cleveland MLB team's home opener on...
Redskins.com Interviews 'Inuit Chief' Who Supports Use of Redskins Name
Update: Deadspin.com's Dave McKenna published a post exposing that Dodson is apparently not a "a full-blooded Inuit chief," as the Redskins claim. READ MORE ...
The Dubious Logic of 'The Washington Times' on the Redskins Issue
In an editorial posted online yesterday, The Washington Times examined the recent news of Washington, D.C...
In Debate Over Redskins' Name, Is the ‘R-word’ for Racism or Respect?
Michelle Peirano, Cronkite News
Amanda Blackhorse is outraged when she thinks of the Washington Redskins, a team whose name and mascot are deeply offensive to the Navajo woman...
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