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Yesterday | Accuracy In Media

Blurred Lines between Journalists and Activists

While there have long been different types of journalists-most notably reporters whose job it is to report the facts and stories in a fair and balanced way, and opinion journalists, who are still supposed to be fact-based, yet their job is to express their opinion, and, in essence, make a case for something-what is relatively new is the activist ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, London Fletcher, NFL Players

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Hail to the Redskins

Chris Cooley Defends Redskins Name on First Take

In case you may have missed it on Friday, former Redskins legend Chris Cooley was a guest on ESPN's morning show "First Take".

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Players, NFL Football

RiggosRag

Mark Rypien to be Inducted into Redskins Ring of Fame

November 4, 2012; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins former quarterback Mark Rypien shakes hands with Redskins tight end Chris Cooley during player introductions prior to the game against the Carolina Panthers at FedEx Field.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

USA Today

It's time for owners to pressure Snyder on team name

The Washington football club is still named the Redskins, and it's still a racist nickname.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, NFL Players

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WebProNews

Colt McCoy to Face Former Team Monday Night

ESPN's Monday Night Preseason Football game tonight will feature two teams historically not in the national limelight - the Washington Redskins and the Cleveland Browns.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, Cleveland Browns, Colt McCoy, NFL Players, Robert Griffin III, Kirk Cousins

BleacherReport

Browns vs. Redskins: What to Watch for in Preseason Week 2 Finale

The NFL saved the best for last in Week 2 of the 2014 preseason, at least where anticipation and hype are concerned.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Washington Redskins, Johnny Manziel, Brian Hoyer, NFL Players, Kirk Cousins

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Dawgs By Nature

Browns vs. Redskins: Getting to Know the Enemy With Hogs Haven

HogHunter from Hogs Haven exchanged five questions with him us, discussing how Kyle Shanahan was viewed in Washington, how former Browns Colt McCoy and Shawn Lauvao are doing with their new team, and more.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, Colt McCoy, NFL Players, Robert Griffin III, Rex Grossman, Shawn Lauvao

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Washington Post

Chris Cooley says Colt McCoy will spend the rest of his career as RGIIIa s backup

Earlier this month, a few sentences from an ESPNBoston.com writer about Kirk Cousins's play in practice briefly reignited the ol' "Quarterback Controversy?!?" bonfire , a flame that has popped up pretty regularly since Robert Griffin III and Cousins arrived in D.C. Silly or not, it even got to the point where a reporter asked Washington offensive ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, Colt McCoy, NFL Players, Kirk Cousins, Robert Griffin III

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Washington Post

CSNa s a Alumni Speciala will star four ex-players who support keeping Redskins name

The Redskins have continued their vigorous pushback against critics of their team name in recent days, releasing a YouTube video featuring Native Americans who say they support the name, putting owner Dan Snyder on ESPN 980 and SportsCenter to defend the name, and having the announcing teams for both the television and radio broadcasts discuss the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, London Fletcher, NFL Players, Trent Murphy

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Mother Jones

6 Dumb Things Dan Snyder Has Said About the Name of His Football Team

A year ago, I explained Mother Jones ' decision to stop using the name of Washington, DC's pro football team, both online and in print.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, NFL Players

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Washington Post

U-Minn. seeks to bar Redskins' name at school's stadium on Vikings game day

The University of Minnesota is working with the Minnesota Vikings in an effort to keep the Washington Redskins' name from being used in "promotional and game date materials" during the NFL teams' Nov. 2 game at the school's stadium in Minneapolis, according to an Aug. 1 letter from university President Eric W. Kaler to U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum .

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Switched

Dan Snyder Invents His Own Definition For 'Redskin' To Defend His NFL Team's Name

In his continued quest to defend the name of his NFL franchise, billionaire Daniel Snyder seems to be clashing not just with Native American groups and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office but also dictionaries.

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The Washington Post

Chris Cooley explains why Mark Brunell wore a Redskina jerseys

I'm so proud to be a Redskin. I remember Joe Gibbs explaining to me what a Redskin was.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

USA Today

Dan Snyder: 'We've got to help' Indian Country

Redskins owner Dan Snyder: 'We've got to help' Indian Country Owner says he wants to help Native Americans and that many respect 'Redskins' nickname.

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Bleeding Green Nation

Washington Redskins Site "Redskins Facts" Reminds Us Of Some Horrible Facts

The Washington Redskins name controversy is once again in the spotlight, and once again it is entirely the fault of the Redskins' embarrassingly tone deaf PR strategy.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Independent

Washington Redskins name change: A red-hot issue of race, money and politics

Opposition is growing to the Washington Redskins name, while the club have launched advertising and fund-raising campaigns in attempts to sway opinion Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

KUQL-FM Mitchell

Redskins hire PR firm amid fight over name

The National Football League's Washington Redskins have hired public relations firm Burson-Marsteller as it battles criticism that its name is a racial slur, a company spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Washington Post

a RedskinsFacts.coma ads show up at Redskins press conferences

Because every part of the Redskins name issue will get media coverage, the new RedskinsFacts.com site has received ample coverage, both on the Sports Bog , and over at Deadspin and Slate , which both take a skeptical tone.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Slate Magazine

Who's Behind the New Washington Football Team Website?

You may have noticed ads on the Washington Post and Sports Illustrated websites for a new site that wants to set the record straight on the Washington NFL team's offensive nickname.

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Hail to the Redskins

Chris Cooley, Gary Clark and Mark Moseley Travel to Reservation for Football Camp

"Team Redskins" was made possible, a least in part, by the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation and is an active rodeo group of bull/bronc riders and ropers with tour dates all over.

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