The National Football League’s Washington Redskins  team is under attack over the mascot name “Redskins”.

Earlier this week, fifty U.S. senators wrote a letter to the NFL commissioner asking him to force the Redskins´ owner  Daniel Snyder  to change their name.    Think about it, these  guys can’t balance the federal budget  and they’re spending time trying to coerce a football team into changing its name?

But the Redskins haven’t buckled under yet.   And Redskins President Bruce Allen  wrote a letter to the  Senate Majority Leader, addressing him as “the Honorable [sic]  Senator Harry Reid”.    The letter lists several reasons that the Redskins name is acceptable.

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Blog entry by Allan Wall, published on VDARE.COM,  May 24, 2014.

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