FedEx joins push to rename Washington Redskins team

Credit: CBS News- Published on July 3, 2020
FedEx is joining the push to rename the Washington Redskins football team, along with other investors who oppose the name's racist origins. The shipping giant, for which the team's FedEx Field is named, is its highest-profile sponsor. Other companies such as Nike are also being urged to sever ties with the team, and on Thursday...

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Published on July 3, 2020 -  00:38
FedEx Calls on Washington Redskins to Rename Team
Although Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has said he won’t change the team’s name, a key sponsor is asking that they rebrand: FedEx.

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The Washington Redskins are launching a thorough review of its name after the title sponsor of their stadium asked the NFL team to change its name.
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