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19 06, 2014

The Washington Redskins Logo in Controversy. What’s in a Name?

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What's in a Name? The Washington Redskins Logo in Controversy. With unprecedented pressure on the Washington NFL team to change its name  a crescendo was reached today when the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board canceled six federal trademark registrations owned by the team, ruling that the term "Redskins" was disparaging to "a substantial composite" of American Indians when the marks were granted between 1967 and 1990. In an article in [...]