More: dan snyder

Washington mayor courts NFL team but won't use racist name
Washington mayor courts NFL team but won't use racist name (January 14, 2016)

Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) wants to lure the team back to the nation's capital despite its controversial symbol.


New book provides insight into owner of Washington NFL team
New book provides insight into owner of Washington NFL team (October 15, 2015)

Dan Snyder views the racist mascot as part of his 'identity,' writer Mike Freeman asserts.


Phil Gover: NFL team undermines and corrupts Indian Country
Phil Gover: NFL team undermines and corrupts Indian Country (April 7, 2015)

Watching the Chairwoman’s slow-motion implosion, interacting with her supporters and detractors, and reflecting on my own strong feelings over what she did has left me feeling angry, divided and a little less hopeful. I can tell her supporters feel the same.


Paiute Tribe moves to oust leader for accepting NFL team's gifts
Paiute Tribe moves to oust leader for accepting NFL team's gifts (April 1, 2015)

Chairwoman Gari Lafferty accepted a free trip to Washington, D.C., and is feeling the fallout.


Steve Russell: Free speech protects jerks like NFL team owner
Steve Russell: Free speech protects jerks like NFL team owner (March 18, 2015)

'Redskins' is certainly immoral, and it’s scandalous that public disparaging of Native peoples is still practiced in 21st century.


Battle Mountain chairman was asked to attend NFL event in DC
Battle Mountain chairman was asked to attend NFL event in DC (May 30, 2014)

Team won't say whether it is holding a media event with tribal leaders.


Nevada tribe returned gift from Original Americans Foundation
Nevada tribe returned gift from Original Americans Foundation (May 8, 2014)

A Nevada tribe refused to accept a gift from the Original Americans Foundation, Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nevada), the Senate majority leader, said on MSNBC.


Sen. McCain calls on NFL team owner to address racist mascot
Sen. McCain calls on NFL team owner to address racist mascot (May 2, 2014)

Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) called on Washington owner Dan Snyder to address the use of a racial slur as his football team's mascot.


Lawmakers demand action over use of racial slur by NFL team
Lawmakers demand action over use of racial slur by NFL team (May 1, 2014)

Two members of Congress say the NFL should follow the lead of the NBA in addressing racism in professional sports.


Column: Waiting   far too long for justice over  Redskins   mascot
Column: Waiting far too long for justice over Redskins mascot (January 3, 2012)

"Back in 1992, Washington reigned as Super Bowl champs with high hopes for two in a row under coach Joe Gibbs. That year, a Native American resident of the District,...


Blog:   Redskins team asks Washington Post to stop using name
Blog: Redskins team asks Washington Post to stop using name (March 16, 2011)

"Maybe you’ve wondered why the Redskins Insider Live videocast became the Football Insider Live videocast. Or why the Redskins Insider blog became The Insider blog. Or why the Redskins Insider...


Column: Owner of 'Redskins' team the poster boy for hypocrisy
Column: Owner of 'Redskins' team the poster boy for hypocrisy (February 14, 2011)

"Dan Snyder is offended. The source of his ire is the Washington City Paper, published weekly in the nation's capital. Last November, the paper ran a less than flattering piece...


Column: Team owner needs to get rid of offensive  Redskins mascot
Column: Team owner needs to get rid of offensive Redskins mascot (February 7, 2011)

"Psst, Dan Snyder, ready to kick some behind? Want to get even with the jerks who say all you care about is money and not building a winning football franchise?...