Racial Justice Protests Revive Debate Over Washington Redskins’ Name

The recent protests over the death of George Floyd and Black Lives Matter revived the decades-old debate over the name of Washington, D.C.’s NFL team. The Washington Redskins participated on twitter in Blackout Tuesday, posting a black square calling for racial equality. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez replied to the Redskins, commenting, “Want to really stand for racial justice? Change your name.†“That…