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  1. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid won't attend Washington Redskin...

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he won't attend a Washington Redskins home game until the football team changes its name.

    Story | Conversation | June 16, 2014
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  4. Washington Redskins announce foundation to aid Native Americans

    John Keim

    Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, under siege for more than a year by groups demanding a name change, said he will start a foundation designed to help Native Americans.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  5. Senator threatens NFL's tax-exempt status over Washington Redskin...

    John Keim

    Two members of Congress will send a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday, telling him to publicly announce support for a name change -- and that the NFL can no longer ignore the issue.

    Story | Conversation | February 10, 2014
  6. Redskins name change not as easy as it sounds

    Rick Reilly

    The problem with defending the name Redskins is that not all Native Americans find it offensive. Some embrace the name as a part of their heritage. Just ask them, Rick Reilly writes.

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2013
  7. Roger Goodell says NFL should listen to Redskins' protests

    Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL has to pay attention to those who are offended by the Washington Redskins nickname.

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2013
  8. Art Monk, Darrell Green -- Washington Redskins should mull change...

    Washington Redskins Hall of Famers Art Monk and Darrell Green say the team should consider changing the team's nickname because it is offensive to many Native Americans.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2013
  9. Roger Goodell defends Washington Redskins name

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell defended the Washington Redskins' nickname in a letter to 10 members of Congress who had earlier urged team owner Daniel Snyder and the NFL to change the name because it is offensive to many Native Americans.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2013
  10. Members of Congress urge Washington Redskins to change name

    Ten members of Congress are urging the Washington Redskins to change their name because it is offensive to many Native Americans.

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2013
  11. Poll -- Majority approve of Washington Redskins name

    A new Associated Press-GfK poll shows that nationally, "Redskins" still enjoys widespread support. Nearly four in five Americans don't think the team should change its name, the survey found. Only 11 percent think it should be changed, while 8 percent wer

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2013
  12. D.C. pol suggests Redtails name change for Washington Redskins

    A member of the Washington D.C. Council said he plans to submit a resolution calling on the Washington Redskins to change their nickname because it is "racist and derogatory" and "it's time to make a change."

    Story | Conversation | May 01, 2013
  13. U.S. Patent Office cancels Washington Redskins trademark

    Darren Rovell

    The U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2014
  14. Church group votes to boycott Washington Redskins over name

    A major sector of the United Church of Christ is calling for a boycott of the Washington Redskins until the team changes its name.

    Story | Conversation | June 14, 2014
  15. Washington Redskins respond to senators' letter calling for chang...

    John Keim

    The Washington Redskins continue to fight back regarding their nickname, with general manager Bruce Allen sending a letter to Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid explaining why the name is not about to change.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2014
  16. Senators puts pressure on Washington Redskins, NFL

    Darren Rovell

    A letter signed by 50 U.S. senators urging the league to change the Washington Redskins name was sent on Thursday to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2014
  17. Oneida Nation meets with NFL leadership to seek Washington Redski...

    Don Van Natta Jr.

    Oneida Nation meets with NFL leadership Wednesday in New York City to seek Washington Redskins' name, mascot change.

    Story | Conversation | October 30, 2013
  18. Roger Goodell says Washington Redskins are 'listening,' 'sensitiv...

    Asked directly whether the Washington Redskins should change their name, Roger Goodell said the NFL needs to "make sure we're doing what's right."

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2013