Navajo woman wins a round in fight to...

Navajo woman wins a round in fight to block Redskins' trademark

There are 7 comments on the Navaho Hopi Observer story from Jun 24, 2014, titled Navajo woman wins a round in fight to block Redskins' trademark. In it, Navaho Hopi Observer reports that:

Photo/Keith Allison via flickr/Creative Commons Matthew Seeman Cronkite News WASHINGTON - The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office agreed July 18 with a Navajo woman's claim that the Washington Redskins name is offensive to Native Americans, thus canceling the team's right to trademark the name.

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john

Alhambra, CA

#1 Jun 24, 2014
i also think we should change the name of the sport soccer. i believe it promotes domestic violence. it sounds like (sock her) and that just ain't right.so lets start a national debate on this asap and make a change.
Laughing Bear Fan

Denver, CO

#2 Jun 25, 2014
Lets change the name of the Vikings because it offends the Norwegians who don't rape and pillage
Mazda Navajo

Miami, FL

#3 Jun 25, 2014
john wrote:
i also think we should change the name of the sport soccer. i believe it promotes domestic violence. it sounds like (sock her) and that just ain't right.so lets start a national debate on this asap and make a change.
Same with playing poker. Poke Her. It's demoralizing to women.
Mazda Navajo

Miami, FL

#4 Jun 25, 2014
NY Giants is offensive to the short people in the Tristate area.
Mazda Navajo

Miami, FL

#5 Jun 25, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers.....sounds too much like theft. The name encourages our young people to commit larceny.
Mazda Navajo

Miami, FL

#6 Jun 25, 2014
Cleveland Browns....offensive to people of color.

Cincinnati Bengals.....change it to Benwomen
Jeep Cherokee

United States

#7 Jun 25, 2014
Forty Niners.....offensive to women who are less than 49 inches

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