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OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Virginia Newspaper Banishes ‘Redskins’ From Its Pages

The Richmond Free Press is dropping the Redskins nickname for the Washington NFL team from its pages, calling it racist.

10/18/2013

Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns against their division rival, Dallas Cowboys on Thanksgiving Day.     (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Oneida Indian Nation to Air Ad in Dallas Before Sunday’s Redskins Game

The debate over the Washington Redskins name will follow the team on the road when it faces the rival Dallas Cowboys.

10/10/2013

Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013. (Credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Halbritter: Snyder ‘Doesn’t Understand’ Consequences of Redskins Name

Within hours of Dan Snyder issuing an open letter to Redskins season ticket holders – in which he passionately defended his team’s name, regarded by many as offensive – Ray Halbritter of the Oneida Indian Nation has issued a response.

10/09/2013

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Audio: Oneida Indian Nation Symposium On Redskins Name

An Indian tribe from upstate New York that’s campaigning against the Washington Redskins’ nickname held a symposium about the issue at the same Washington hotel near where the NFL is holding its fall meeting this week.

10/07/2013

Washington Redskins v Tampa Bay Buccaneers

AUDIO: Anti-Redskins Radio Ad Campaign to Run Nationally

Listen to the anti-Redskins ad campaign launched by the Oneida Indian Nation, which will run on radio stations in each city the Redskins is scheduled to play in 2013, requesting NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell “stand up to bigotry” by denouncing “the racial slur.”

09/06/2013

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

Tribe Launches Radio Campaign, Website Against Redskins Name

A tribe in upstate New York said Thursday it will launch a radio ad campaign pressing for the Washington Redskins to get rid of a nickname that is often criticized as offensive.

09/05/2013

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