Quote Originally Posted by Baldwin View Post
Redskin has always been about racial characteristics.
Stupidly enough, I'd never thought about it that way. I'd always understood it as what Mike said:

Quote Originally Posted by coke_a_holic View Post
My understanding is that the Redskins are named after the redskin warriors, who were the fierce natives who killed a bunch of white dudes.
The simplicity of it being skin color would change my opinion.