Washington NFL Team Retires Redskins Name, Logo; New Ones In DevelopmentThe Washington Redskins announced Monday they are retiring their team name.
Native Americans Marking Thanksgiving With Day Of MourningMembers of Native American tribes from around New England are gathering in the town where the Pilgrims settled for a solemn National Day of Mourning observance.
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.