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Donald Trump defends the Redskins, the names of the Indian teams

President Donald Trump criticized the Washington Redskins and the Cleveland Indians on Twitter for considering the changes to the names of their respective teams, accusing the teams of “trying to be politically correct.” Trump tweeted Monday that the NFL Redskins and MLB Indians are “legendary sports franchises.” He also mocked …

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Redskin trio of minority owners starting a search to sell stakes

The three minority Washington Redskins owners are trying to sell their shares in the team because “they are not happy to be partners” with owner Daniel Snyder, The Washington Post reported, citing sources familiar with the deliberations. Prominent entrepreneurs Robert Rothman, Dwight Schar and Frederick W. Smith, who together own …

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Dan Snyder’s problems go far beyond renaming Redskins.

Daniel Snyder’s problems will not be solved with what many consider a long overdue name change. As the owner of the Washington Redskins faces mounting financial pressure to remove the racial slur the team has been known for for nearly 90 years, Snyder is reportedly facing increasing trouble finding like-minded …

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