BY: ABBY CRUZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- Deep in the woods on the outskirts of Accokeek, Maryland, lives Billy "Redwing" Tayac, 80, the chief of the Piscataway Indian Tribe.His family, as he likes to say, is not from Maryland, Virginia or... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(RICHMOND, Va.) -- While the fate of the controversial Robert E. Lee outdoor statue in Richmond, Virginia, remains in limbo in court, state leaders and county school officials in Northern Virginia decided to end their association... Read More.
The battle over usage of the name Lady A continues to rage on, as blues singer Anita White explains why talks broke down with the country group formerly known as Lady Antebellum. Last... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(ASHBURN, Va.) -- The NFL's Washington Redskins have decided to change their team name."On July 3rd we announced the commencement of a thorough review of the team's name. ... Today, we are announcing we... Read More.
By CARMEN COX, ABC News (ASHBURN, Va.) -- The Washington NFL team said it is retiring the Redskins nickname and logo after years of backlash. The decision to change the name comes after team officials conducted a thorough review that began... Read More.
Seattle blues singer Anita White, who has been performing under the name Lady A for two decades, has spoken out on the lawsuit filed by country group formerly known as Lady Antebellum. Last... Read More.
Last month, The Chicks sent the country world reeling when they dropped the “Dixie” from their name, explaining that they wanted to “meet the moment” and separate themselves from the Confederate-era’s history of racism and slavery.... Read More.
The conflict between country trio Lady A and Seattle-based soul singer Anita "Lady A" White may be far from over. It all started almost a month ago, when Lady A decided to drop the word Antebellum from their name, out of sensitivity over the fact that it's connected... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: OLIVIA EUBANKSPresident Donald Trump on Monday weighed in on the Washington Redskins football team and Cleveland Indians baseball team considering changing their names -- names Native Americans have long complained are racially offensive.While he didn't... Read More.
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(ASHBURN, Va.) -- The Washington Redskins, the NFL football team representing the nation’s capital, announced Friday it would begin a “thorough review” of its controversial name that Native Americans have long objected to as racially offensive.
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(ASHBURN, Va.) -- The Washington Redskins announced Friday that the NFL football team will be "undergoing a thorough review of the team name" that Native Americans have long objected to as racially offensive.In a... Read More.