The Washington Redskins name controversy involves the name and logo of the
National ... In 1933 the football team that shared both the name and playing field
with the Boston Braves baseball team ......
May 19, 2016 ... He says 'Redskins' is just a name, she says it's offensive ... few ordinary Indians
have been persuaded by a national movement to change the football team's
moniker. .... But what really matters is how this affects our youth.”.
Washington's professional football team has lost another fight over its name. ....
football team's name has centered around whether it's actually offensive to Nativ.
May 21, 2016 ... In a twist to a long-running debate over a team's name, most Native ... of the term
as a pejorative — “now considered by many to be an offensive term,” ... on the
name of a certain Washington-based professional football team. .... page A1 of
the New York edition with the headline: Is 'Redskins' Really a Slur...
Oct 8, 2013 ... The name of a certain pro football team in Washington, D.C., has ... 90 percent of
respondents did not consider the term offensive, ... Indian support for the name “is
really a classic case of internalized oppression,” Harjo said.
Jun 18, 2014 ... Washington Redskins And The 5 Most Offensive Team Names In Sports ...
compatriots to change the name of the NFL's Washington franchise.
May 20, 2016 ... The Washington Redskins should change their name. It doesn't matter if Native
Americans find it offensive or not. ... It turns out that Native American Indians are
not offended by the name of Washington's football team after all. ... Actually "how
few" is how I would describe the number of people surve...
Dec 18, 2013 ... The word "redskin" was coined by Native Americans. ... of a losing NFL season,
the controversy over the team's name appears to have plenty ... But if you look in
the dictionary, in pretty much every dictionary it's referred to as an offensive term.
... "It is extremely unusual," he wrote, "...
Jun 19, 2015 ... Washington's professional football team also has a name referencing Native ...
Some news organizations avoid saying “Redskins,” a word many Native ..... but
surely our senses give us at least an inkling of what it's really like.
May 15, 2015 ... So the football team changed stadiums and moved to Fenway Park. The current
... Do you know what the pejorative 'redskins' really means ?