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Onion story on Redskins name uses racial slurs

The debate over the Washington Redskins moniker has reached the pages of The Onion, best known for its satirical and faux news stories. The Onion parodies the debate by using racial slurs against the team's owner.

Monday - 10/21/2013, 05:45pm EDT

Tags: Washington Redskins, Redskins name, Dan Snyder, The Onion, racial slur

NFL Week 6 recap: Native Americans should drive 'Redskins' debate

The two loudest voices in the 'Redskins' debate have been those of fans of the team who love the name and want to keep it no matter what, and non-Native Americans with an agenda vocalizing outrage in the name of a people who probably wouldn't show up on their radar otherwise.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 09:57am EDT

Tags: nfl recap, rob woodfork, Washington Redskins, Dan Snyder

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Bob Costas: 'Redskins' is an insult, slur (Video)

The Washington Redskins' nickname was back in the spotlight over the weekend as NBC Sportscaster Bob Costas sounded off during halftime of Sunday's game.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 07:26am EDT

Tags: Redskins, Bob Costas, Dan Snyder, Roger Goodell, Washington Redskins

Maryland Rep. Edwards backs bill to ban 'Redskins'

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards is co-sponsoring a bill that would strip the Washington Redskins of its trademark, effectively forcing the team to change its name.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 07:13am EDT

Tags: ABC7, Washington Redskins, Donna Edwards, Eni Faleomavaega

5 things to know after Cowboys topple RG3, Redskins

Here are five things to know after the Cowboys handed RG3, the 2011 Heisman Trophy winner from Baylor, his first loss in his home state.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 09:18am EDT

Tags: Washington Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Dallas Cowboys

Wilson High to talk banning Redskins gear

The debate over the Washington Redskins name is coming to the classroom.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 07:16pm EDT

Tags: Washington Redskins, Woodrow Wilson High School

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Debate over Redskins name follows team to Dallas

The debate over the Washington Redskins name will follow the team on the road when it faces the rival Dallas Cowboys.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 04:02pm EDT

Tags: Oneida Indian Nation, Washington Redskins

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