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United Church Of Christ Condemns Washington NFL Team's 'Demeaning' Name | Travis Waldron | Posted 06.29.2015 | Sports

Add the United Church of Christ to the list of organizations that want the District of Columbia's professional football team to drop its controversial...

RG3 Has Plenty Of Football Left In Him -- But What Kind?

Jordan Schultz | Posted 12.30.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Robert Griffin may still have a lot of football left in him, but perhaps we should be asking what type of football that is. Will he ever be truly dynamic again and will he able to improvise with the ease and precision like he used to? These are questions yet to be fully determined, but sadly, we may already know the answer.

FCC Considering Move To Ban Washington Redskins Nickname

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2014 | Sports

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to punish broadcasters f...

Shunning the Washington Nothings

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 10.24.2014 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

Until the time comes when the NFL, or the sponsors, or others in positions of power convince or coerce Mr. Snyder into changing the team's nickname, we are left with the moral power of shunning.

Dan Snyder Invents His Own Definition For 'Redskin'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.06.2014 | Sports

In his continued quest to defend the name of his NFL franchise, billionaire Daniel Snyder seems to be disagreeing not just with some Native American g...

NBA Sets a Moral Compass the NFL Can't Follow

Eric Marmon | Posted 09.29.2014 | Sports
Eric Marmon

Like Lebron James, the NBA appears dedicated to setting a proper example. Like Johnny Football, the NFL has continually skirted responsibility for its actions and realities.

What's Next for the Washington Redskins

Noah Coslov | Posted 08.18.2014 | Sports
Noah Coslov

Despite Wednesday's ruling by the U.S Patent and Trademark Office that canceled six federal trademark registrations for the name "Washington Redskins," the question still remains whether or not team owner Daniel Snyder will change the name.

NBA Rejects Racism, MLB And NFL Continue Their Silence

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.30.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Washington Redskins and Chief Wahoo are not something said in private. They are as public as it gets. Millions of dollars are made each year by the sale of merchandise with these names and logos prominently appearing. Yet the leagues do nothing.

A Meet-up With the Mustache-free Dan Snyder of the Washington Redskins

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 06.23.2014 | Sports
Dr. Abraham Froman

It's not every day one gets to meet an owner of a National Football League team, particularly if you have a mustache -- unless you hang around St. Louis or Jacksonville.

10 Awkward Redskins Moments Since Dan Snyder Bought The Team

AP | JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 02.11.2014 | Sports

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Mike Shanahan called it a "circus atmosphere." He didn't have to. Washington Redskins fans already know the drill...

Redskins Controversy: High School Kids Understand Better Than Daniel Snyder

Steve Young | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Steve Young

This is not about which side is right. This is a lesson on how to approach differences. In this case, the Neshaminy kids took into consideration the opposing view. The billionaire NFL owner is just a bore.

The Washington Greenskins

Josh Lipsky | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Josh Lipsky

What about the day when I teach my child about our local team? When they ask me, "Daddy, what's a Redskin?", can I spin out a tale of tradition and pride and then simultaneously try to teach them about diversity and tolerance? I'm not as talented as Dan Snyder.

Redskins and Respect: A Lifelong Washington Fan On Tradition

Rev. Emily C. Heath | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Rev. Emily C. Heath

I am a lifelong Washington Redskins fan. I love them. I'm a dyed-in-the-wool Washington Redskins loyalist. And I want them to change their name.

Some of My Best Friends Are Redskins

Galanty Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

This is not a matter of "political correctness." This is about righting a wrong. This is about changing an ugly, misunderstood aspect of our culture. This is about firing Coach Mike Shanahan for keeping RG3 in at the end of that playoff game last season.

Washington Redskins: Snyder Will Change 'Redskins' Name for One Reason Only

Dexter Rogers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Dexter Rogers

One of the perks of capitalism is to have the ability to name your entity what you wish or carry on a pre-existing one. The ability to name and anoint signifies power and jurisdictional control over that which is named.

Goodell Evolving Stance On Redskins Controversy?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 09.11.2013 | Sports

On the issue of the Washington Redskins' controversial name, the closest that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell had come to advocating for change until t...

The Redskins Should Change Their Racist Name

Geoff Livingston | Posted 11.11.2013 | DC
Geoff Livingston

I cannot buy any gear, purchase any tickets, or support this team so long as it insists on calling itself a racist name. I will not spend one dollar on Danny Snyder's football club so long as they are called the Redskins.

Controversy Follows Redskins Into NFL Season

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 09.10.2013 | Sports

The controversy surrounding the name of the Washington Redskins has received nearly as much attention as the knee of the team's starting quarterback a...

Goodell: Redskins Name 'Stands For Strength, Courage, Pride And Respect'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 06.13.2013 | Sports

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is standing with franchise owner Daniel Snyder and defending the controversial name of the Washington Redskins. Aft...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.10.2013 | New York
Len Berman

MLB admits that the umps blew a home run call in Cleveland Wednesday night despite the use of a video review. But even though the call was wrong it stands.

Redskins Name Change Saga Takes A New Turn

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.06.2013 | DC

When nonbinding resolutions aren't enough, try asking nicely. D.C. Councilmember David Grosso (I-At large) sent a letter to Washington Redskins own...

Redskins' Losing Streak Longest Under Owner Snyder

AP | By HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 11.20.2011 | Sports

LANDOVER, Md. -- All Mike Shanahan wanted to talk about after the Washington Redskins' sixth consecutive loss – his longest slide as an NFL head...

Danny, Row Your Boat Ashore

Patricia McGuire | Posted 12.06.2011 | DC
Patricia McGuire

Poverty levels are rising to numbers not seen for half a century. One-third of children in the District of Columbia go to bed hungry at night. And Daniel Snyder just bought a $70 million yacht.

Staring Into the Abyss: The People v. Dan Snyder

Dave Hollander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Hollander

It's an interesting time when fans turn on an owner. That's precisely what time it is for Washington Redskins fans and team owner, Dan Snyder.

Redskins to Name Shanahan New Head Coach, But Does It Matter?

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Avi Sinensky

Is Shanahan the man that Daniel Snyder will finally trust or will he be the latest in a series of great coaches to have his otherwise terrific coaching legacy tarnished by a stint in D.C.?