For John, BLUF: A lot of words can't stand too much archeology. Nothing to see here; just move along.
Columnist George Will writes in The [Lowell] Sun, "Out with 'Redskins' -- and everything else!"
This captures it:
There are so many things to be offended by, and so little time to agonize about each.I am with the wag who suggested the Washington Redskins drop the word "Washington" from its name due to the unsavory associations it has in the minds of so many.
Regards — Cliff