By: admin On: March 20, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

NPR Ombudsman Edward Schumacher-Matos has published a detailed and powerful article on the ethical and moral challenges of reporting on the Washington NFL team, given their current name and...

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By: admin On: January 24, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter, leader of the Change the Mascot campaign, has been invited to meet today with officials from the United Nations to discuss the racially insensitive...

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By: admin On: January 13, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

The Boston Globe published an editorial this weekend stating that the time has come for the Washington NFL team to change its racist name. Citing the recent calls for change led...

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By: admin On: December 06, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

The Washington Post this morning highlighted the release of a letter from 60+ D.C.-area clergy to the NFL and team owner Dan Snyder urging them to change the offensive name...

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By: admin On: December 05, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

USA Today reported in this morning’s newspaper that a letter has been sent to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Washington team owner Daniel Snyder signed by more than 60 D.C.-area...

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By: admin On: November 08, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

A pair of leading rabbis in Washington are now calling for a name change from the D.C. NFL team. The full article from JTA is included below: Oneida call...

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By: admin On: November 05, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

The groundswell of opposition to the Washington NFL team’s offensive name continues to grow. Yesterday, respected sports writer Dave Zirin of The Nation published his second open letter to...

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By: admin On: October 31, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

The following piece from ESPN gives a detailed account of yesterday’s meeting between the Oneida Indian Nation and the NFL. It reports the widespread and growing calls for the Washington team...

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By: admin On: October 30, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

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...

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By: admin On: October 25, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson published a compelling opinion piece yesterday, calling for Washington’s NFL team to change its offensive name and pointing to the less-than-honorable origins of the...

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