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Name Change

Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013 in favor of changing the name of the US capital's beloved American football team, the Redskins. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Fail To The Redskins

When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.

10/18/2013

Washington Redskins.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Let’s Mock People Agreeing With Rick Reilly’s Awful Washington Football Column

This isn’t difficult. A team’s name is rooted in the genocide of a people. That’s not an opinion.

670 The Score–09/20/2013

Rosemont Theatre

New Name For Rosemont Theatre

Even though the Allstate Arena has carried its current name for about 13 years now, many Chicagoans still often trip up and call it Rosemont Horizon.
And now, another major venue in Rosemont also has a new name.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2012

Michigan And Balbo Avenues

Debate Rages Over Whether To Rename Balbo Drive

A call to rename Balbo Drive downtown is being met with a new petition, asking city officials to leave the street name alone.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011