The Canadian Press

2015-11-27 | SPORTS FBO CFL Eskimos Name

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The president of Canada's national Inuit organization says it's time the Edmonton Eskimos CFL team changes its name. Natan (nah-TAHN') Obed says the moniker is a vestige of a distant time. (Obed says Inuit rejected the name Eskimo when they began fighting for their land claim. He says it's now considered offensive.)

Date: 2015-11-27
Placeline: EDMONTON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << there may be absolutely no ill-will or disrespect intended to the Vestige of a different time where it was okay for Canadians to speak of any weight as Eskimos is also okay for the federal government to take away any children Durham number things that were okay and Canadian Society at that aren't anymore and this is one of them >>