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Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Mike Wise: Longtime NFL referee avoided Washington's games (08/21)
A veteran NFL referee explains why he declined to officiate games with the Washington team.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Walt Lamar: Remove Gary Edwards from law enforcement group (08/21)
Walt Lamar says Gary Edwards has sold the National Native American Law Enforcement Association to the Washington NFL team.

Filed Under: Sports
Broadcasters won't use racist mascot of Washington NFL team (08/19)
Two sports broadcasters will do their best to avoid using the Washington NFL team's racist mascot on air.

Filed Under: Opinion | Politics | Sports
Editorial: Virginia governor fumbles on NFL team's racist mascot (08/14)
The Washington Post takes Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) to task for refusing to condemn the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Washington NFL team video features Indian Country supporters (08/13)
Fourteen people in the clip say they don't have a problem with the team's racist mascot.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National | Sports
Artists from Zuni Pueblo try to sell work to Washington NFL team (08/12)
At least one artist was happy with the visit from the Original Americans Foundation.

Filed Under: National | Sports
NFL team gave VIP treatment to man who couldn't spell his tribe (08/12)
The unidentified man showed up to the team's training camp with a questionable background.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Jim Enote: NFL team owner brushed away concerns over mascot (08/12)
Jim Enote, the executive director of the A:shiwi A:wan Museum and Heritage Center at Zuni Pueblo, tried to discuss mascot issues with Washington NFL team owner Dan Snyder.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Don't judge our people for taking NFL team's money (08/12)
Gyasi Ross urges Indian people to help their own instead of judging those who have taken money from the Washington NFL team.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Opinion: NFL team seeks to whitewash history with Indian art (08/11)
Writer criticizes Washington NFL team owner Dan Snyder for targeting vulnerable communities with his Original Americans Foundation.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Tim Giago: NFL team's mascot will slowly fade like an old soldier (08/11)
I started writing locally about the use of the word 'Redskins' in 1982 and I wrote about it nationally for Newsweek Magazine in the January 27, 1992 issue.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Sports
Original Americans Foundation wants art with NFL team's logo (08/08)
The NFL team will be heading to Zuni Pueblo in New Mexico on Monday.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Alabama-Coushatta Tribe refutes claim of support for NFL team (08/07)
Chairman Ronnie Thomas said the tribe supports NCAI and USET in their fight against racist mascots.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Column: Kansas City NFL team reaches out to Indian community (08/07)
The Chiefs are hoping to avoid a negative battle over the team's use of Indian imagery.

Filed Under: Education | National | Sports
University seeks to prevent use of NFL team's name at stadium (08/07)
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community donated $10 million for the stadium where the team is due to play November 2.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Ex-player claims Alabama-Coushatta Tribe honored by mascot (08/06)
Mark Moseley is being paid by the Washington NFL team to support the racist mascot.

Filed Under: Law | Opinion | Sports
Ted Quasula: NNALEA leader intent on destroying group's image (08/05)
Ted Quasula calls on the Obama administration to boycott the National Native American Law Enforcement Association because its leader, Gary Edwards, also runs the Original Americans Foundation.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Column: Virginia eager to embrace NFL team's racist mascot (08/04)
Politicians are running away from a certain NFL team but Washington Post columnist Mike Wise notes there is one place where a racist mascot can feel welcome.

Filed Under: Law | National | Sports
Chippewa Cree Tribe takes Original Americans 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.

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