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Filed Under: National | Sports
Washington team owner says he 'understands' Indian issues (04/23)
Washington football team owner Dan Snyder says he 'understands' the issues facing Indian Country but his racist mascots isn't one of them.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Malcolm Benally: Some Navajo leaders clueless on mascots (04/23)
Malcolm Benally, a member of the Navajo Nation, supports the elimination of disparaging mascots in sports.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
DaShanne Stokes: 'Indian' mascots carry harmful impacts (04/22)
DaShanne Stokes cites five studies that show how Indian mascots harm Indian people.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Opinion: Washington NFL team makes money off racial slur (04/21)
James Rawlings, the chairman of the Connecticut Native American Inter Tribal Urban Council, calls on the Washington football team to eliminate its racist mascot.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Peter d'Errico: Washington team makes a colonial invasion (04/18)
Peter d'Errico compares the creation of Original Americans Foundation to the colonization of Massachusetts by the Puritans.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Opinion: University must eventually eliminate Ute nickname (04/17)
Writer says the University of Utah will eventually drop its Ute nickname despite support from the Ute Tribe:

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Opinion: NFL team owner flashes money to defend racial slur (04/17)
Columnist says Washington team owner Dan Snyder is the latest to try and cheat Native people.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Crystal Willcuts: NFL trickster speaks with a crooked tongue (04/17)
Crystal Willcuts is not impressed with Washington football team owner Dan Snyder.

Filed Under: Education | National
Ute Tribe signs five-year agreement with University of Utah (04/16)
The Ute Tribe and the University of Utah signed a memorandum of understanding regarding the use of the Ute name.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Nicholet Deschine: KTNN accepts 'hush money' for racial slur (04/16)
Nicholet Deschine wonders why KTNN, the radio station of the Navajo Nation, agreed to be associated with the Original Americans Foundation.

Filed Under: Education | National
Ute Tribe reaches new agreement for use of name by university (04/15)
The Ute Tribe and the University of Utah are signing a new agreement today over the use of the Utes name.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Notah Begay's foundation backed out of Navajo golf tournament (04/14)
The Notah Begay III Foundation backed out of a golf tournament whose lead sponsor was the Original Americans Foundation.

Filed Under: National | Sports
KTNN draws fire for hosting event with football team's foundation (04/14)
KTNN, the radio station of the Navajo Nation, is under fire for hosting a golf tournament whose lead sponsor was the Original Americans Foundation:

Filed Under: Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Racist name haunts urban Indian community (04/14)
Jacqueline Keeler shares what it was like growing up with a racist Indian mascot in Cleveland, Illinois.

Filed Under: National | Sports | World
NCAI and Oneida Nation welcome UN statement on racist name (04/11)
The National Congress of the American Indians and the Oneida Nation welcomed the involvement of the United Nations in the campaign against the Washington professional football team's racist mascot.

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