If you've ever stopped to realize that one of our NFL teams is called the 'Redskins,' then you know pretty well that it's actually very offensive to a lot of people.
And yet, it has not changed.
Well, it looks like Representatives of the Oneida Indian Nation finally got NFL executives to sit down and talk about the situation and how detrimental a racial moniker like that is for their community AND the NFL as a whole, and the even asked the league to sanction Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder for continuing to use a team nickname and mascot that "promotes a dictionary-defined racial slur."
Honestly, it's INSANE that this hasn't been changed yet!
One thing that did come from the officials was that they asked for all team owners to
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