89.9 FM Live From The University Of New Mexico
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Clothing Co. Pulls Navajo Name from Products

Photo via www.urbanoutfitters.com

The word “Navajo” no longer appears on the Urban Outfitters website. The trendy clothing chain has removed it from numerous product names in the wake of criticism from the Navajo Nation. The tribe has trademarks on the Navajo name. As Laurel Morales reports from the Fronteras Changing America Desk, all this brings up a bigger debate about private business misrepresenting and profiting from Native American imagery.

Related Content