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Jon Stewart: ‘Get a New Name Already, It’s the 21st Century’ (Video)

Jon Stewart ripped the Redskins and Dan Snyder for not changing the team’s name, then blasted Thanksgiving and American history for celebrating the exploitation of Native Americans.

06/20/2014

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5 Biggest Celebrities to Attend D.C.-Area Sporting Events

In honor of Oscar-winner Matthew McConaughey’s appearance at Redskins practice Wednesday, we’ve put together a list of the best celebrity sightings at D.C.-area sporting events.

06/05/2014

President Barack Obama (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama to Visit Native American Reservation for 1st Time as President

President Barack Obama says he’ll visit a Native American reservation in North Dakota next week on his first trip to Indian Country as president.

06/05/2014

There are some games on the schedule this year that are worth the trip to FedEx Field. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Most Expensive Pro Sports Franchises

A look at some of the most expensive sports team purchases of all-time.

06/02/2014

Chris Kluwe, shown here punting against the Washington Redskins in 2006, took a profanity-laced stance against the Redskins name. (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Kluwe Wouldn’t Play For Redskins: ‘Money Is Nice. Dignity Is Nicer.’

Chris Kluwe has never been one to bite his tongue. The retired NFL punter blasted Dan Snyder and the Washington Redskins name.

05/29/2014

File photo of a Washington Redskins helmet. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Redskins Name Campaign Targets Every NFL Player

Groups who oppose the Washington Redskins name say they are taking their case directly to the players.

05/27/2014

Ray Halbritter, Oneida Indian Nation Representative, speaks at a press conference after meeting with senior officials of the National Football League about changing the mascot name of the Washington Redskins October 30, 2013 in New York. The Oneida Nation's 'Change The Mascot' campaign is pressing the NFL to change the Washington team's name. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Credit; STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Oneida Indian Nation: Dan Snyder’s ‘Living in an Alternate Universe’

Oneida Indian Nation has responded to Daniel Snyder’s claim that the Redskins team name is “not an issue,” by suggesting the team owner is “living in an alternate universe.”

04/22/2014

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder. (credit: Joe Murphy/Getty Images)

Dan Snyder Says Redskins Name Not An Issue: ‘Time That People Focus on Reality’

Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder says his team’s nickname is not an issue and it’s “time that people focus on reality” concerning these matters.

04/22/2014

File photo of a Washington Redskins helmet. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Navajo Nation Council: Redskins Name OK For Schools, Not NFL

The Navajo Nation Council formally has opposed the use of the Washington Redskins name.

04/11/2014

Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

UN Expert Takes Issue With ‘Hurtful’ Redskins Name

A United Nations human rights expert says the name of the Washington Redskins football team is a ‘hurtful reminder’ of the mistreatment of Native Americans.

04/11/2014

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