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Natan Obed: why the name “Edmonton Eskimos” harms Inuit – Nunatsiaq News

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“Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami has demanded that the Edmonton Canadian Football League team stop using the moniker “Eskimos” as part of an ongoing fight against colonization in the name of reconciliation. This stance has been supported by many Inuit, although I fully understand and appreciate that not all Inuit view the term as offensive.”

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December 2, 2015