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The Cherokee Nation wants Jeep to stop using its name on the popular 45-year-old vehicle

Relations between Native American tribes and corporate imagery depicting the people has shifted dramatically in the past few years. Jeep The Cherokee Nation wants Jeep to stop using the tribe's name, which the brand has used since 1975. Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. says he anticipates "further discussions" over a potential rebranding. Hoskin told Insider, "Our names were carefully selected by our ancestors before written history." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Che...
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Time for Jeep to stop using Cherokee as a vehicle name, tribe's chief says

Chuck Hoskin of the Cherokee Nation says company ‘does not honor us by having our name plastered on a car’It is time for Jeep to stop using the Cherokee Nation’s name on its Cherokee and Grand Cherokee SUVs, the chief of the Oklahoma-based tribe has said.Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr said in a statement, which was first reported by Car & Driver magazine, that he believes corporations and sports teams should stop using Native American names, images and mascots as nicknames or on their products. Continue ...
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Cherokee Nation asks Jeep to drop the name

The Cherokee Nation does not feel having a Jeep named after it is appropriate and has asked the car company stop. Car and Driver: "I'm sure this comes from a place that is well-intended, but it does not honor us by having our name plastered on the side of a car," Chuck Hoskin, Jr. — Read the rest
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Determining Who Is A Cherokee Is More Than DNA, Hoskin Says

Steve Inskeep talks to Chuck Hoskin, Cherokee Nation secretary of state, about a DNA test that Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren took that shows she has Native American ancestry.
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2015 Remember the Removal Bike Ride to retrace Trail of Tears

Front: Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilor Frankie Hargis, Remember the Removal Riders Hailey Seago, Maggie McKinnis, Alexis Watt, Charles "Billy" Flint, Wrighter Weavel, Shawna Harter, Kayla Davis, Haylee Caviness and Tristan Trumbla, and Deputy Executive Director of Education Services Bruce Davis. Back: Remember the Removal Coordinator Joseph Erb, Rider Tennessee Loy, Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden, Principal Chief Bill John Baker, Executive Director of Education Services and Chief of Staff Chuck...
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