The Slants, a Portland, Oregon-based band, are challenging the government’s denial of a trademark for a name officials deemed offensive.
The Slants, a Portland, Oregon-based band, are challenging the government’s denial of a trademark for a name officials deemed offensive. Courtesy of The Slants
The Slants, a Portland, Oregon-based band, are challenging the government’s denial of a trademark for a name officials deemed offensive. Courtesy of The Slants

So ‘Redskins’ isn’t the only racially disparaging name seeking U.S. protection

January 13, 2017 4:56 PM