American football team greeted by protesters

Native Americans confront Washington Redskins, which they say invokes a derogatory name for the colour of their skin.

    Thousands of Native Americans and their supporters have protested against the arrival of a National Football League team in Minnesota.

    The Washington Redskins, they say, invokes a derogatory name for the colour of their skin.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Minneapolis.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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