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California Advances Bill To Ban 'Redskins' Name

HuffingtonPost.com | Travis Waldron | Posted 06.18.2015 | Sports

Activists who have called on Washington’s professional football team to change its controversial “Redskins” name are using the current NFL offse...

For the Journalist, Objectivity Changes When Coverage Includes Dictionary-Defined Racial Slur

Ray Halbritter | Posted 12.29.2014 | Media
Ray Halbritter

True objectivity involves recognizing that using this racial slur in news coverage is, unto itself, an act of opinion and advocacy on behalf of those who wish to denigrate Native Americans.

NFL To Meet Oneida Indian Nation Leaders

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 10.29.2013 | Sports

VERONA, N.Y. -- VERONA, N.Y. (AP) — Ray Halbritter of the Oneida Indian Nation didn't start the movement to change the name of the Washington Redski...

NFL To Meet Foes Of Redskins' Name

AP | Posted 10.26.2013 | Sports

ALBANY, N.Y. -- ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Oneida Indian officials who oppose the Redskins nickname as a slur will meet with NFL officials next week in New...

Civil Disobedience: It Worked for the Hippies, Why Not the Tea Party?

Alan Kelly | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics
Alan Kelly

If I were to tell you that in Washington, D.C., right now there is mounting pressure among an entrenched minority to correct grievous oversights of government and the abuses of a powerful few... which of these would you say I'm describing?

NFL To Meet With Tribe About Redskins

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 12.07.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — The NFL says it will meet with representatives of an Indian tribe from New York that is campaigning for the Was...

Tribe Targeting Redskins' Name Heading For DC

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 10.03.2013 | Sports

VERONA, N.Y. -- VERONA, N.Y. (AP) — An Indian tribe from upstate New York that's campaigning against the Washington Redskins' nickname said Thursday...

Tribe Launching Radio Campaign Against Redskins

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 11.05.2013 | Sports

ALBANY, N.Y. — An American Indian tribe in upstate New York said Thursday it will launch a radio ad campaign pressing for the Washington Redskin...

Tiny Towns Spend Big Bucks On Lobbyists

OpenSecrets.org | Zachary Newkirk | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics

From OpenSecrets Blog: Eighteen months ago, the tiny Alaskan city of Galena faced its demise. The municipal government couldn't make payroll. And r...

Oneida Indian Nation Buys Sovereign Tobacco Cigarette Factoryin Angola, NY

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

VERONA, N.Y. — The Oneida Indian Nation has bought a cigarette manufacturing plant in western New York and plans to make its own cigarettes. Th...