This afternoon, the Oneida Indian Nation will meet with top officials from the NFL about the need to change the racist mascot of Washington’s football team. Immediately following the meeting, Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter will address the press with his impressions from the meeting and the anticipated next steps for the Change the Mascot campaign.
Below is a press release with all of the details about today’s event.
HAPPENING TODAY: Oneida Indian Nation to Hold Press Conference Immediately Following Meeting With NFL About Washington Football Team Name
Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter will address the media today, October 30, immediately following an afternoon meeting with NFL league officials about the need for a name change for Washington’s NFL team. Halbritter will discuss the meeting and next steps in the Change the Mascot campaign.
New York (PRWEB) October 30, 2013
Immediately following today’s historic meeting with National Football League officials, Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter will address the media in a press conference.
The event will take place in the Soho Room on the 7th Floor of the Marriott Marquis Times Square at 1535 Broadway in New York City.
WHAT: Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter to discuss today’s meeting with the NFL
WHERE: Soho Room, 7th Floor, Marriot Marquis Times Square: 1535 Broadway New York, NY
WHEN: Immediately following the Oneida Indian Nation’s meeting with the NFL–Expected Start Time: 4:30 p.m. Eastern, Wednesday, October 30
R.S.V.P.: Brett Stagnitti, Oneida Nation Public Affairs Manager, 315-829-8310