Native American Advocates Call Out Redskins and Other Teams Condemning Racism

'If the team was really interested in standing in solidarity for racial justice, they would change their name'

Washington Redskins and Atlanta Braves logos
The Washington Redskins and Atlanta Braves have been in long struggles with Native American groups over the use of racist logos, mascots and chants. Washington Redskins, Atlanta Braves

On Tuesday, a number of major league sports teams posted on social media to condemn racism and show support for Black Lives Matter protests sweeping the globe.

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