...and it's a travesty.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office has canceled six federal trademark registrations for the name of the Washington Redskins, ruling that the name is “disparaging to Native Americans” and thus cannot be trademarked under federal law that prohibits the protection of offensive or disparaging language.Credit ThinkProgress.org
What a load of crap. ThinkProgress.org should be renamed to something more accurate like, InventProblems.org.
I know how they could solve the issue anyways.
Just change the mascot.