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Just How Many Native Americans Think ‘Redskins’ Is A Slur?

The name of a certain pro football team in Washington, D.C., has inspired protests, hearings, editorials, lawsuits, letters from Congress, even a presidential nudge. Yet behind the headlines, it’s unclear how many Native Americans think “Redskins” is a racial slur.

10/09/2013

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Pressure Grows To Change The Name Of The Washington Redskins

Pressure is growing to change the name of the Washington Redskins. A Native American tribe in Washington, D.C. is fighting against the name it calls racist, but devoted fans want to keep their 76 years of tradition.

10/08/2013

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