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Filed Under: Politics | Sports
Las Vegas Paiute Tribe rejected 'gift' from NFL team's foundation (08/29)
The Original Americans Foundation wanted to buy the tribe a van.

Filed Under: Opinion
Steven Newcomb: NFL mascot a symptom of deeper problem in US (08/29)
Steven Newcomb connects the Washington NFL controversy to domination over Native people.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National | Sports
Artist Gregg Deal takes on Indian mascots for performance piece (08/28)
The Pyramid Lake Paiute artist will subject himself to eight hours of public abuse to address the treatment of Indian people.

Filed Under: Sports
Sports announcer won't use Washington NFL team's name on air (08/28)
Greg Gumbel said he made a 'personal choice' not to use the name on the air for CBS.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Washington Post: Editorial board will no longer use R-word 'slur' (08/22)
The Washington Post explains why it will no longer use the name of the local NFL team except when it is essential.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Ray Young Bear: No tribal member wants to be known by R-word (08/22)
Ray Young Bear, a member of the Meskwaki Tribe of Iowa, discusses the Washington NFL team name.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Matthew Murguia: The facts are clear on Washington NFL mascot (08/22)
Longtime federal government employee explains why the Washington NFL team must eliminate its racist mascot.

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.

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