Column: NFL needs to step up, provide incentive for Washington to change that hideous name

  • Article by: PAUL NEWBERRY , Associated Press
  • Updated: November 2, 2013 - 8:01 AM

We can argue ad nauseam over whether nicknames such as "Braves" and "Chiefs" are slurs against Native Americans.

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robertleokellyNov. 2, 1310:34 AM

Good article. Daniel Synder is jewish and should clearly understand the effects of offensive racial stereotyping and discrimination. Of course he is not the only one using offensive Native images and names. The Cleveland Indians logo is clearly a "Sambo" face except it isn't black. All mascots related to Native People should be changed. And the tomahawk chop and chanting done in many stadiums should also be discontinued.

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