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Olympic Gold Medalist Billy Mills comments on Washington Redskins name change

Olympic Gold medalist, and National Spokesperson for Running Strong for American Indian Youth commented on the Washington Redskins name change. “It’s never too late to do the right thing,” said Billy Mills

“Now I urge the Washington football team to truly turn the page, and pick a new name and logo with no exploitation of Native people. He continued by talking about the decade long battle over. “They are on the verge of righting a historic wrong. What they do next will define this team’s legacy.” 

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