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The Navajo Nation Selects New Name They Want The Washington Redskins To Use

Posted on AllSides July 13th, 2020
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The Navajo Nation released a statement on Monday that suggested that the Washington Redskins rename their team “Code Talkers” to honor the Navajo Code Talkers that helped the United States secure victory in World War II against Japan in the Pacific theater.

“We strongly encourage the NFL Washington organization to rename their team in such a way that truly honors and respects the First Americans of this country,” the Navajo Nation said in a statement. “Renaming the team ‘Code Talkers’ to honor the Navajo Code Talkers, and other tribal nations...

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