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Roland Martin talks to Mike Richmond, a Redskins Historian and sports blogger about the controversial stripping of the Washington Redskins patent. Protests have started all around the country petitioning the use of the football teams name, claiming racial undertones.

“They don’t know the history of the nickname as it pertains to the football team. In its use for the football team, its never been racist,” Richmond says.

Hear the entire interview and get a little background on the origin of the Redskins’ name when you click the link above!

Roland Martin Talks To Redskins Historian About Controversial Name Change was originally published on blackamericaweb.com

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