The online magazine Slate announced that it won’t refer to the Washington’s National Football League team, the Redskins, by its name.
Do any of you think the team meant to offend anyone by making this its name? Don’t you name a team aftersomething to elevate it?
Doesn’t the NAACP stand for “National Association for the Advancement of Colored People”? Does that mean that they intend to offend blacks? Of course not.
You have to judge actions such as these by their motives. You cannot be guided by feelings.
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