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Protest scheduled over Redskins nickname Sunday in Denver

By: The Gazette
October 24, 2013 Updated: October 24, 2013 at 11:47 am
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photo - People protest the Redskins nickname before an NFL football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Washington Redskins on Sept. 15 in Green Bay, Wis. (AP file)
People protest the Redskins nickname before an NFL football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Washington Redskins on Sept. 15 in Green Bay, Wis. (AP file) 

Two Denver-based groups are scheduled to protest against the Washington Redskins' refusal to change their nickname and mascot, according to a report by the Indian Country Today Media Network.

Members of the American Indian Movement and Idle No More in Colorado will call on the football team to change its name during a protest at the Broncos-Redskins game Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

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