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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.

Navajo Nation Council opposes 'disparaging' mascots in sports (04/11)
The Navajo Nation Council advanced a resolution that opposes the use of racist mascots in professional sports.

Al Jazeera: Gregg Deal takes on racist mascot with mural in DC (04/10)
Al Jazeera interviews artist Gregg Deal on his mural that takes on the Washington professional football team's racist mascot.

Native Sun News: Independent basketball grows in Indian Country (04/09)
The notoriety of the unique passion and style with which Native people play the sport of basketball has grown with the successes of college athletes like Jude and Shoni Schimmel.

Lalo Alcaraz: 2002 cartoon foretold 'Chief Wahoo' confrontation (04/09)
Cartoonist Lalo Alcaraz notes eerie similarities between his 2002 cartoon and a 2014 protest against the Chief Wahoo mascot.

Kyle Edwards: Racial tensions common on hockey rink in Canada (04/08)
Student Kyle Edwards, a former hockey player from the Lake Manitoba First Nation, says racial tensions were common on the rink.

Brian Cladoosby: Foundation won't fix Indian Country's problems (04/07)
Brian Cladoosby, the president of the National Congress of American Indians, calls on Dan Snyder to do the right thing and get rid of his football team's racist mascot.

Clara Caufield: Racist mascots, or standing up for what's right (04/04)
Dimly aware of the Redskins mascot controversy, it has not been a burning issue for many of us Northern Cheyenne.

Brent Cahwee: Shoni Schimmel and her amazing college career (04/03)
Brent Cahwee looks at the rise of Shoni Schimmel, a member of the Umatilla Tribes whose basketball career has stirred pride throughout Indian Country.

Opinion: New movement takes 'Chief Wahoo' out of team's gear (04/03)
Columnist discusses new movement among some fans of the Cleveland baseball team to remove the offensive Chief Wahoo mascot from jerseys and caps.

David Treuer: Dan Snyder emerges as yet another 'Indian giver' (04/03)
Ojibwe author David Treuer calls the Original Americans Foundation a "donation depot" for Washington football team owner Dan Snyder.

Activists to rally against 'Chief Wahoo' mascot at opening game (04/02)
Native American activists and their supporters will demonstrate against the Chief Wahoo mascot at the Cleveland Indians home opener on Friday.

Blog: Native women leading battle against use of racist mascots (04/01)
She The People on the Native women who are leading the campaign against the continued use of racist mascots.

Sycuan Band extends partnership with baseball team until 2018 (04/01)
The Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation extended its relationship with the San Diego Padres.

Former director of NMAI calls team's foundation 'bait and switch' (04/01)
Rick West, the founding director of the National Museum of the American Indian, said the owner of the Washington professional football team is trying to draw attention away from his racist mascot.

Peter MacDonald defends racist mascot at Navajo Nation Council (04/01)
Peter MacDonald, a former chairman of the Navajo Nation, defended the Washington football team's racist mascot at a Navajo Nation Council committee meeting.

Ted Quasula: Gary Edwards wrong to capitalize on racist slur (04/01)
Ted Quasula, a former head of law enforcement at the Bureau of Indian Affairs, criticizes friend and colleague Gary Edwards for supporting the Washington football team's racist mascot.

BIA acknowledges 'failed' contract with head of team's foundation (03/31)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs said it has implemented new procedures in response to a 'failed' contract with the leader of the controversial Original Americans Foundation.

Column: Omaha Tribe gets odd gift from Washington team owner (03/31)
Columnist tries to ask the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska about a gift from the Original Americans Foundation.

Cynthia Connolly: Time to banish Chief Wahoo and other mascots (03/31)
Cynthia Connolly, a member of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians, calls for the elimination of the Cleveland Indians mascot.

Omaha Tribe: 'No strings attached' to donation from foundation (03/28)
The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska today confirmed that it accepted a donation from the new Original Americans Foundation.

Head of Original Americans Foundation tied to BIA misspending (03/28)
The head of the new 'Original Americans Foundation' was criticized for contributing to the waste of $1 million in federal funds.

Senate majority leader predicts Washington team name change (03/28)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nevada), the Senate majority leader, said a new name for the Washington professional football team is inevitable.

Colbert Report: Washington team extends olive branch to tribes (03/27)
Stephen Colbert took on the 'Original Americans Foundation' in his Sports Report on Wednesday night.

Opinion: About that letter from Washington football team owner (03/27)
Dave Zirin critiques a letter from Washington football team owner Dan Snyder to fans announcing the Original Americans Foundation.


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