Indians, other teams pressured after Redskins drop nickname

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on July 13, 2020
CLEVELAND (AP) — The spotlight for change is shining on the Cleveland Indians. Now that the NFL’s Washington Redskins have retired their contentious nickname and logo after decades of objection and amid a nationwide movement calling for racial justice, the Indians appear to be the next major sports franchise that might assume...

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Published on July 14, 2020 -  02:09
From The Vault: Some Miami alums withheld donations after school dropped Redskins nickname
Miami University came to the decision 24 years before Washingon's NFL team. But the university met some resistance.

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