Are you ready for the Duluth Eskimos? Because someone in the NFL thinks it's 'cool.'
Stick to the lions, tigers and bears, and leave human beings like Native Americans off your list of mascots for your sports teams.
There are thousands of examples of white men and women unknowingly literally wearing 'redface' without a whisper of an outcry.
The Washington NFL team should not be rewarded for racism, according to key Democrats in Congress.
When early settlers needed extra cash they would say, 'Let’s go out and kill some Redskins and collect the bounty on them.'
Like many Lakota I am a witness to the injustices perpetrated upon Native Americans.
An African American business owner is getting death threats after exposing the hypocrisy of the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.
Being a head coach in the NFL demands more than just teaching the X’s and O’s of the game.
The Washington NFL team treated its cheerleaders like an escort service for paying fans, with one recalling being sent to a home where men were drinking.
Sam Bradford, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, signed a $20 million deal with the Arizona Cardinals professional football team.
American Indians and African Americans have long dealt with the use of racist and stereotypical symbols.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell doesn't plan on doing anything about the Washington team's racist mascot even as others in sports take action on the issue.
As long as we can be treated badly in this very public way, Native Peoples will continue to be persistently mistreated and both our collective and individual rights will be at risk.
Rising Hearts, a women-led coalition of Native activists, set the internet ablaze this week with their viral #GoRedhawks campaign, which had many convinced that the Washington NFL team had eliminated its controversial name and mascot.
A series of fake news articles, claiming the Washington NFL team changed its controversial name to the Washington Redhawks, went viral across Indian Country.
An organization representing more than 50 Northwest tribes has launched a social media campaign meant to shame the Washington NFL team.
A player on the Washington NFL team is selling t-shirts featuring an 'Indian' head logo.
We should ask ourselves why it is necessary to play or sing the National Anthem at any sporting event.
Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap barely lasted one football season and all of its burgundy-and-gold assets are on the auction block.
The private Green Acres School in Maryland has banned staff and students from wearing gear with the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.
Stephen Rivera, a citizen of the Seneca Nation, has staged a one-man protest against the Washington NFL team at the team's training camp in Richmond, Virginia.
A fan's choice to sport the Washington NFL team's logo shows either indifference or racism and in many cases is a combination of both, Ezra Rosser writes on Indian Country Media Network.
The Washington Post 's editorial board again calls on Washington NFL team owner Dan Snyder to change the name.
A group of young Native activists, led by Navajo citizen Amanda Blackhorse, agree their landmark case is over.
The legal battle over the Washington NFL team's racist trademarks is essentially over.
In June 2014, the editorial board of The New York Times stood with Native activists in their challenge to the racist trademarks of the Washington NFL team.
Native advocates vowed to continue their fight against the 'racist' name of the Washington Redskins, after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that use of such names is protected by the First Amendment.
A landmark decision from the nation's highest court threatens the long-running case against the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.
The foundation donated nearly $1.6 million in its second year of operation, far less than the $3.7 million in the prior year.
Will the new Republican president change everything, except the racist mascot?
The ad features an all-White, all-male group of football fans who are portrayed as having game day ruined by Democrat Hillary Clinton.
Watch the World Series this week and let the image of the hideous, racist logo of the Cleveland Indians dance before your eyes.
After making an unusual and urgent plea to the nation's highest court, the team is now seeking to delay the proceedings.
A lower court has yet to rule on the team's trademark fight against Native youth activists.
The Washington team is hoping to secure a victory even before Native youth activists get a chance to make their case.
Kendal Thompson isn't officially on the roster but can be signed at any point from the practice squad.
Kendal Thompson just signed with the Washington NFL team and is hoping to land a spot on the roster for the upcoming season.
Zema Williams was an unapologetic fan of the Washington team and its racist imagery.
Washington team owner Daniel Snyder should take note of the fact he is losing the battle with America’s next generation.
Mostly I’m baffled by the sheer ignorance expressed by supporters of the R word.
The Washington Post will not shut us up, make us back down, nor does it make any difference in our fight.
Many people have forgotten that one of the reasons the team and its fans no longer wear faux Indian outfits or sing broken-English warpath songs is because Native Americans have been protesting from the start.
The reality is that unlike other racial and minority groups in the U.S, Indian people are citizens of nations.
It’s time for a new poll that is totally unbiased and focused on tribal members only.
Given that I have 50 first cousins who are enrolled in the Navajo and Yankton Dakota Sioux Nations, none of whom likes the team name, I found the results to be curious.
The poll reached 504 self-identified Native Americans, 44 percent of whom said they were enrolled in a tribe.
The New York Times asked a group of scholars and commentators to weigh in on an issue that could be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
You see the distortion first hand, minds so propaganda duped they cannot see that calling a team the Washington Redskins is overtly racist.
The Navajo Nation citizen is well known for her fight against racist mascots in sports.
The Washington team is hoping to capitalize on a victory won by a band from Oregon known as The Slants, a name that's disparaging to Asian people.
The Washington NFL team is disclosing the foundation's finances to the Internal Revenue Service.
Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) wants to lure the team back to the nation's capital despite its controversial symbol.
On November 22, the Minnesota Vikings organization hosted a special halftime event at TCF Bank Stadium in recognition of Native American Heritage Month.
If the team today had the name 'darky,' a word that Eleanor Roosevelt used in formal writing in the 1930s — in the same decade “Redskins” became a football franchise — there’s no chance the team would keep the name, no chance fans would sing a song with that name
'If you’re living in a society that devalues your culture, or perpetuates stereotypes, you may be devaluing yourself,' the president said at the White House Tribal Nations Conference.
Dan Snyder views the racist mascot as part of his 'identity,' writer Mike Freeman asserts.
A rose by any other name would smell just as sweet, but would a football team by another name fill as many seats?
I will be reminded of the place of indigenous peoples in America’s narrative, that the well-being of our children somehow matters less than others.
Change in tradition can be hard, and sports fans are as devoted to tradition as anyone.
The California Racial Mascots Act only applies to four schools but it carries a major symbolic impact.