In his Nov. 6 AFN guest commentary, “Culture is not a costume,” Dr. Neal Lester addresses the “controversy” of the refusal of the Washington Redskins owner to change the team name to something less “offensive.”
As I follow the recent controversy over naming, identity, and cultural representation connected with the NFL’s Washington football team’s nickname and mascot, “Redskins,” I am surprised and confused that there is such vocal resistance to changing the name not just a few deem a racial slur that offends (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tag/washington-redskins-name-controversy).
Bobbi Musel, branch office administrator at the Ahwatukee Edward Jones at 4902 E. Warner Road, Suite 1, has won the Ted Jones Entrepreneurial Award for exceptional achievement in building client relationships. Musel works with Edward Jones financial advisor Joseph B. Ortiz.
Navy Petty Officer Third Class D'Onior Felton of Clarksdale,
Miss., has been selected as the 2011 NFL-Tillman Military Scholar.
She will be recognized on Dec. 11 before the Washington Redskins
game against the New England Patriots.
The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of committed seniors in 2014.Produced by David JolkovskiNarration by Jason P. SkodaInterviews (in order of appearance):Cade van RaaphorstTJ RobertsAlex FarinaDrew McIntyreCoach Dan HindsAdrian PerezAndrew MacnairSaxon McDonald