Redskins

Simon Moya-Smith
5/13/15
A tribal chairwoman who was removed from office in April for receiving gifts from the Washington football team was denied an appeal last week, the tribe reported...
Christina Rose
5/1/15
On April 29, Jon Butler, president of the Organization of American Historians (OAH), announced that the executive board voted unanimously to pass a resolution supporting the remova...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/30/15
Colorado State House Representative Joe Salazar vowed to reintroduce a bill next year that was swiftly cut down by the Republican-lead Senate late Wednesday...
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...
Dolph L. Hatfield
4/18/15

It was a cool, late autumn Sunday and the Washington football team was playing a home game....

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...
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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