by Travis Waldron Posted on March 17, 2015 Updated: March 20, 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 February 13, 2015 Updated: February 13, 2015
Across the country, school districts are facing challenges to names like "Redskins," "Indians," and "Warriors."
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 27, 2015 Updated: January 27, 2015
Protesters in Arizona will aim to connect Native American stereotypes and high rates of domestic violence committed against Native women.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 23, 2015 Updated: January 23, 2015
The cost of Super Bowl ads will keep it off TV, but for the second straight year, a campaign against the team's name has produced an ad challenging it.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 19, 2015 Updated: January 19, 2015
The Fritz Pollard Alliance, a civil rights group with close ties to the NFL, announced its opposition to the name Monday after meetings with team and NFL officials made little progress.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 9, 2015
The Justice Dept. will defend the constitutionality of the law that led to the team losing six of its federal trademarks.
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 29, 2014 Updated: December 29, 2014
The protest outside FedEx Field was reportedly the largest anti-name demonstration to ever take place at a Washington home game.
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 19, 2014 Updated: December 19, 2014
After a popular ad against the "Redskins" name went viral in January, the group behind it wants to do it again.
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 10, 2014 Updated: December 10, 2014
After Native American students, teachers, and organizations called the name offensive, the board voted unanimously to change it.