CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

10 results for "racism"

Page of 1
  1. Congressman requests hearing on Washington Redskins' team name

    A member of Congress is requesting a hearing on the Washington Redskins' name, calling it "another example of racial insensitivity in sports" in the wake of Donald Sterling's lifetime ban from the NBA.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2014
  2. Richard Sherman of Seattle Seahawks says NFL wouldn't ban a Donal...

    Richard Sherman doesn't believe Roger Goodell would stand up to an owner the way Adam Silver did when he banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life for making racist comments.

    Story | Conversation | May 08, 2014
  3. Senator Harry Reid urges NFL to follow NBA, end Washington Redski...

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says it's time for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to follow NBA counterpart Adam Silver's lead and rid his "league of bigotry and racism" by forcing the Washington Redskins to change their nickname.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2014
  4. Hundreds rally in Minnesota against Washington Redskins' team nam...

    Hundreds of American Indians and their supporters rallied outside the Metrodome Thursday night to demand the Washington Redskins change the team's nickname, calling it racist and disrespectful.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2013
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Challenge to Washington Redskins team name begins at trademark he...

    Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen attended his first trademark hearing Thursday. He heard lawyers and judges fuss over dictionaries, surveys and the actions of offended 18-year-olds while using terms such as "hearsay exception" and "Chevron

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2013
  8. NFL draft 2011: Warren Moon says criticism of Cam Newton racially...

    Warren Moon, the first African-American quarterback to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the adviser for Cam Newton told CBSSports.com that he believes some of the criticism of the Auburn quarterback is based in racism.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2011
  9. NFL draft 2011: Warren Moon says criticism of Cam Newton racially...

    Warren Moon, the first African-American quarterback to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the adviser for Cam Newton, told CBSSports.com that he believes some of the criticism of the Auburn quarterback is based in racism.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2011
  10. Rapper Wale has got our "Attention"

    Matthew Iles

    Wale's long-awaited debut album "Attention Deficit" was released Tuesday, so The Life talked with the rapper about pop culture, racism and being a Redskins fan.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2009