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Filed Under: Law | National | Sports
Chippewa Cree Tribe takes Original American Foundation money (08/01)
Tribal officials see nothing wrong with taking money that supports NFL Washington team's racist mascot.

Filed Under: Opinion
Erik Stegman: Racist mascots continue to hurt our Native youth (07/31)
Erik Stegman of the Center for American Progress discusses how racist mascots hurt Native youth.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Fact Checker: Three Pinocchios for Washington team's new site (07/31)
New site leaves out 'inconvenient' facts about the NFL team's mascot.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada | Sports
'Caucasians' t-shirt sees boost in popularity thanks to Native DJ (07/29)
The company also makes a t-shirt that pokes fun of the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Editorial: Washington team's 'racial slur' has no place in society (07/29)
The Washington Post again calls for the retirement of the local NFL team's racist mascot.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation president calls for FBI probe of brutal murders (07/25)
Tribal leader wants to know whether attacks were motivated by race.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Opinion: A troubling relationship with Native people in Canada (07/25)
Jake Flanigan of The New York Times explores Canada's treatment of Native people.

Filed Under: Canada | Law | Sports
Two Native girls charged with assault for hockey game brawl (07/24)
A coach said referees at the game were making racist remarks at the players.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Granddaughter of former team owner condemns racist mascot (07/24)
Jordan Wright said she started questioning the name after seeing a documentary in the 1980s.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation president to discuss brutal murders with mayor (07/24)
Attacks on Navajo homeless people are common, advocates said.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation officials seek meeting in response to murders (07/23)
The victims have been identified as Allison Gorman, 44, and Kee Thompson, who was 45 or 46.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Trust
County drops opposition to CSKT land-into-trust application (07/22)
Dispute over sacred site stirred emotions and racist sentiments.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion | Sports
Center: Report outlines harmful effects of 'Indian' mascots (07/22)
Erik Stegman and Victoria Phillips discuss their new report about the harmful impacts of mascots on Indian youth.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Editorial: No rubes at Quechan Nation in saying no to NFL team (07/21)
Arizona newspaper says Quechan Nation refused to sell their souls to the Original Americans Foundation.

Filed Under: Sports
Daily Beast: Native lacrosse players encounter racism on field (07/21)
Lacrosse stars from the Onondaga Nation of New York say racism from fellow players and fans is common.

Filed Under: National
Quechan Nation turns down 'bribe' from Washington NFL team (07/17)
Team offered to pay for skate park and brought renderings in the team's colors.

Filed Under: Opinion
DaShanne Stokes: Offensive mascots lead to offensive actions (07/17)
DaShanne Stokes explains why racist mascots contribute to racist behavior.

Filed Under: National
Coeur d'Alene Tribe finds racist graffiti left on historical marker (07/15)
Someone wrote 'White Power' and 'Die Indians' on a sign on the reservation.

Filed Under: Law | Sports
Federal judge refuses use of name of Washington NFL team (07/14)
Judge won't allow use of name in court or in his rulings.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Simon Moya-Smith: Mascot supporters use tired arguments (07/14)
Simon Moya-Smith wants to know what Indian mascot defenders tell their children.

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