(John McDonnell/The Washington Post) (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)


Every time we post about the Redskins team name issue, some of you holler about a perceived liberal agenda. As Dan has said many times, when a public figure speaks out in support of keeping the name, we’ll happily post about it.

Hey, look! A Redskins player is speaking out in support of keeping the name!



Now, because it’s Twitter, the response was quick and fierce. But Black spent several hours engaging followers — both critics and supporters — in intelligent and respectful conversation on the matter. For instance:





You can head to Black’s Twitter feed if you’re interested in seeing the back and forth.