Native Americans

Redskins Defend Case Against Native AmericansThe Washington Redskins have filed a motion defending the team's federal lawsuit against a group of Native Americans over trademark protections.
Keidel: Hail On The RedskinsUncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football's most controversial franchise
Goodell: Redskins Name Honors Native AmericansNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the Washington Redskins nickname has been "presented in a way that honors Native Americans."
Controversy Over Ethnic Mascots Goes Beyond The Washington RedskinsThe controversy over ethnic mascots is hardly new. Many experts say using any human being as a mascot is demeaning regardless of the depiction, though communities at times have been reluctant to cede old traditions.
D.C. Council Urges Redskins To Change NicknameThe D.C. Council approved a resolution Tuesday calling on the Washington Redskins to change their nickname, which some consider offensive to Native Americans.
Md. Native American Tribe No Longer ExtinctAfter decades of struggle, a Native American tribe in Maryland is no longer extinct.