Posts Tagged Native Americans

Judge suggests it’s OK for Redskins to sue Indians

In this July 27, 2014 file photo, Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder pauses on the field after football practice at the team's NFL football training facility in Richmond, Va. A long-running dispute over the Washington Redskins’ team name will likely go another quarter. A Virginia judge suggested Friday that a group of Native Americans offended by the name are properly being sued by the football team.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge seems to think Native Americans offended by the Washington Redskins team name are properly being sued by the NFL franchise.

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Protest planned before Minnesota Vikings game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Opponents of the Washington Redskins’ team name hope for a large turnout for a protest at an upcoming game against the Minnesota Vikings.

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Agency’s ad takes aim at Redskins name

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Twin Cities advertising agency has created a TV and radio ad that it hopes will make a strong point about why Native Americans and others oppose the Washington Redskins’ name and logo.

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