Everything listed under: Redskins

  • “Case Closed” on “Redskins” Rationale?

    “Case Closed” on “Redskins” Rationale? Posted on May 30, 2014 by Tom Garrett On Olbermann last night, host Keith Olbermann delivered a powerful anti-“Redskins” commentary tied both to the team’s ill-advised #RedskinsPride hashtag campaign, as well as a recent discovery that the team’s name was not chosen partially to honor head coach “Lone Star” Dietz. Olbermann cited the July 6, 1933 edition of the Hartford Courant, which included an AP report on the name change.   Read More...

  • The Power of Pride and Honor

    The Power of Pride and Honor By Robert Rides at the Door, Blackfeet Tribal Member and Full Blooded Redskins Fan Read full article below: The Power of Pride and Honor   Read More...

  • Chief Wahoo Logo Is OK, But Redskins Name Over The Line??

    by Jon Gerardi of Daily Item Redskins -- over the line? Editor's note: This column is the first installment of a two-part series. I applaud Robert Roche.   Read More...

  • Native American School Votes to Keep Redskins Name

    Wellpinit Redskins and their Refusal to Change Deon Rhode On June 19, 2014, a news report was released on KXLY-Spokane regarding Wellpinit High School in Wellpinit, Washington regarding their school mascot – the beloved Redskins. Amidst the campaigns created aimed towards changing the Washington Redskins name, the school board in Wellpinit voted against changing their mascot, citing that the majority of people asked did not want the name changed. The school board used the opinions of the people ...  Read More...

  • Why the Washington Redskins Name Should Stay "as is"

    Check out this great article taking an in depth look at the Redskins origin and telling us how the Native Americans really feel about the Redskins football team.   Why the Washington Redskins’ Name Should Stay “As Is” Recently, the Washington Redskins have been the subject of a lot of scrutiny- partially because of their star quarterback Robert Griffin III and their successes and failures thus far with him holding the reins, and partially because of the perceived racial insensitivity a...  Read More...