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Hundreds rally against 'Redskins'

Updated: November 7, 2013, 10:04 PM ET
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS -- Hundreds of American Indians and their supporters rallied outside the Metrodome Thursday night to demand the Washington Redskins change the team's nickname, calling it racist and disrespectful.

Carrying flags, signs and staffs and led by American Indian Movement co-founder Clyde Bellecourt, the crowd marched to the downtown stadium to hear speakers before the Minnesota Vikings played Washington.

Opponents call the Redskins' nickname offensive to Native Americans. As ...

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