The Board ruled that the name was “disparaging to Native Americans” and could not receive trademarks under federal law.
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Scary: Pacers star Paul George played after blacking out with an apparent concussion in game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Historic day. Historic image.
This is the next fight for LGBT equality in sports.
A star basketball player’s shocking interview about college athletics.
A play-by-play of the fight to change the Washington Redskins’ name.
The forty-year battle to change the Redskins name is reaching a climax. But owner Dan Snyder, and the Republicans advising him, aren’t surrendering quietly.
This is a stellar long-read from one of my colleagues at ThinkProgress… Read it, share it, tell your friends!
I’m going to second that — Rebecca.
Real talk from NFL conerback Richard Sherman.
We talked to Chris Kluwe, Brendon Ayanbadejo, and Donte’ Stallworth about politically active athletes and why more aren’t.