By: admin On: April 30, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

USA Today published a powerful piece discussing the very real problem of racism in professional sports. This article is a must-read for anyone following the Donald Sterling situation and/or...

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By: admin On: April 16, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

For those who have been on the fence on about the ethical and moral problems with the name of Washington’s NFL team, this powerful piece provides a clear explanation...

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By: admin On: April 07, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

The Washington NFL team says it wants to help Native Americans and has created a new foundation to do so. The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), the unified voice...

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By: admin On: April 02, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

The Washington NFL team recently announced that it was launching a new foundation to address the plight of Native Americans in Indian Country.  Below are links to some noteworthy...

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By: admin On: January 09, 2014 In: Blog Comments: 0

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently rejected an application to register a trademark for “Redskins Hog Rinds,” deeming the R-word “derogatory slang” and stating that the product’s name “consists of...

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By: admin On: December 13, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

Yesterday, leading civil rights coalition The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights passed a resolution urging the Washington NFL team to change its offensive name. Below is a compelling...

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By: admin On: December 03, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

Leading national newspaper The Chicago Tribune published an editorial last weekend calling on the Washington NFL team to change its offensive team mascot. Citing the Change the Mascot campaign as a major force...

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By: admin On: October 04, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington will next week be the site for both the NFL’s Fall League Meeting and a high-level symposium on why Washington’s NFL team should end...

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By: admin On: September 27, 2013 In: Blog Comments: 0

With the Washington NFL team traveling to Oakland, California this weekend, a prominent Bay Area sports blogger announced today that he will no longer use the term “Redskins.” The...

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

The Washington Post’s video arm PostTV last week spotlighted the growing controversy around the offensive name of Washington, D.C.’s NFL team. The detailed 14-minute segment featured Washington Post Sports Columnist Mike...

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