by Travis Waldron Posted on May 5, 2015
The state assembly overwhelmingly approved legislation to ban the state's high schools from using "Redskins." It now heads to the state senate.
by Travis Waldron Posted on April 1, 2015
Four high schools would have to change their mascot if the legislation gains final approval.
by Travis Waldron Posted on March 17, 2015
“We are a school district, not a billionaire-run football team,” one board member said, before a unanimous vote dropped the school's "Redskins" nickname.
by Travis Waldron Posted on March 13, 2015
The debate over "Redskins" nicknames has spread to yet another school, and other local districts are taking notice.
by Travis Waldron Posted on October 27, 2014
The ad defends the team's name while also criticizing Sen. Mark Warner (D), who has refused to speak out against it.
The protest will follow similar demonstrations in Arizona and Houston as activists continue to fight for a name change.
by Judd Legum Posted on June 18, 2014
How the Patent Office reached their historic decision.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on June 17, 2014
“They can show us on a survey how many people like the name, but it doesn’t have anything to do with that. This name should go out the window, just as Al Jolson went out the window for wearing black face,” Rev. Graylan Hagler said.