Native Americans

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Keidel: Hail On The Redskins

Uncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football’s most controversial franchise

06/20/2014

A Washington Redskins flag is waved on January 6, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Redskins’ Owner Snyder: NFL Team’s Name Is ‘A Badge Of Honor’

Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder says respect goes both ways when it comes to the debate over the team’s nickname.

10/09/2013

Quinna Hamby holds a sign during a rally protesting taxes on the Tuscarora Indian Nation in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010. (AP Photo/ David Duprey)

New York Appeals Court Halts Indian Cigarette Tax

The latest in a tangled series of state and federal court decisions has halted New York state’s plan to collect taxes on cigarettes sold by Native American retailers to non-Indian customers.

09/01/2010