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Judge Hears Arguments on Redskins Trademark BattleLawyers for Native Americans who object to the Washington Redskins' trademark say their case has been strengthened by a recent Supreme Court ruling on license plates and the Confederate flag.
Congressman's Native American Remark Causes OutcryRep. Paul Gosar's (R-AZ) reference to American Indians as "wards of the federal government" struck a harsh chord with tribal members.
City Attorney: Minneapolis Can't Ban Redskins NameThe Minneapolis City Attorney's office says the city can't ban the Redskins name when Washington plays the Vikings at the University of Minnesota next month.
Columbus Day Creates Controversy for Some American CitiesColumbus Day has been a federal holiday since 1937, but some cities are choosing not to honor the famous explorer that sailed the ocean blue.
Protesters of Redskins Name Rally in Glendale Demonstrators opposed to the Washington Redskins name are holding a rally before the team's scheduled game against the Arizona Cardinals.
Native Americans Seek Dismissal of Redskins' SuitFive Native Americans who successfully challenged the trademark for the Washington Redskins' name are asking a federal judge to dismiss the team's lawsuit over the decision.
Group Asks Broadcasters to Stop Saying 'Redskins' on Public AirwavesA group campaigning for the Washington Redskins to change their name is sending a letter to broadcasters requesting that the name not be uttered on the public airwaves.
Keidel: Hail On The RedskinsUncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football's most controversial franchise
Native Americans Seek International Support Charging US With Human Rights ViolationsA Native American group is asking the international community to charge the United States with human rights violations in hopes of getting help with a land claim.
Pelosi: NFL Shouldn't Keep Redskins Registered TrademarkHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi believes the NFL shouldn’t keep the registered trademark for the Washington Redskins.
Senate President: Leave Name Change Up to RedskinsMaryland's Senate president says the state government shouldn't push the Washington Redskins to change their name.
Obama Says He Will Visit Indian Country Next Year President Barack Obama told Native American leaders Wednesday that he will make his first trip as president to Indian Country next year.
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