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Major Christian Denomination Joins Campaign to Change Redskins Name
Originally Posted: 09/18/2014 - 2:23pm | Type: Press

June 17, 2014 Sojo in the News Jack Jenkins ...

From the Archives: August 1998
Originally Posted: 07/10/2014 - 10:06am | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Football Racism A GROUP of Native Americans appeared before the Trademark Trial and ...

Washington-area UCC Votes to Boycott Washington NFL Team
Originally Posted: 06/17/2014 - 10:04am | Type: Blog

The United Church of Christ for the mid-Atlantic region passed a resolution Saturday asking its 40,000 members not to buy game tickets or wear any souvenir gear of the Washington NFL club until it changes its ...

What The NFL Doesn't Want You To Think About
Originally Posted: 05/12/2014 - 10:22am | Type: Press

May 9, 2014 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Coalition of United Methodists Won't Hold Event in Atlanta Due to 'Racially Offensive Practices' of the Atlanta Braves
Originally Posted: 05/09/2014 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

A coalition of United Methodists has decided not to host an event planned for the summer 2015 in Atlanta due to "racially offensive practices" of the Atlanta Braves. A g ...

What the NFL Doesn’t Want You to Think About
Originally Posted: 05/09/2014 - 10:22am | Type: Blog

“Redskins.” The name of Washington, D.C.’s football team is a racial slur, a racist epithet. The U.S. trademark office agrees; so does the dictionary. “Redskins.” The name of Was ...

D.C. Clergy Join Push to 'Change the Mascot'
Originally Posted: 10/25/2013 - 4:46pm | Type: Blog

The Oneida Indian Nation’s campaign against the Washington pro football club’s team name picked up new supporters this week when more than two dozen clergy in the Washington region committed to taking the figh ...