By Travis Waldron on April 11, 2014
The Redskins name is "understood to be a pejorative and disparaging term that fails to respect and honour the historical and cultural legacy of the Native Americans in the US," a UN official said Friday.
By Travis Waldron on March 25, 2014
The co-chair of the House Native American Caucus echoes criticisms Native American activists leveled Monday night.
By Travis Waldron on March 24, 2014
“We’re glad that after a decade of owning the Washington team, Mr. Snyder finally says he is interested in Native American heritage"
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By Adam Peck on March 21, 2014
"NPR should begin to purposefully disassociate itself from using the Redskins or the Washington Redskins on air and online," the network's ombudsman says.
By Travis Waldron on March 19, 2014
The rejection could foreshadow trouble for the Washington Redskins, who are currently facing a legal challenge to their own trademark.
By Travis Waldron on March 11, 2014
Goodell and Redskins GM Bruce Allen discussed the name with Sen. Maria Cantwell and Native American leaders, but their message changed little afterward.
By Travis Waldron on March 3, 2014
The Redskins are touting support they've received from football fans and Native Americans to keep their name.
By Travis Waldron on February 12, 2014
Months after Gov. Scott Walker signed legislation making it harder for schools to drop Native American mascots, the Wisconsin Indian Education Association asks 31 schools to change their names.
By Travis Waldron on January 31, 2014
The team previously said the consultants -- Frank Luntz, Ari Fleischer, and George Allen -- were not being paid for their advice.
Roger Goodell does not answer question asking him if he'd call Native Americans "Redskins" to their faces.