Autry J. Pruitt


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Autry J. Pruitt is a nationally syndicated radio host on UrRepublic. He can be followed on Twitter @autry.

Most Recent Articles by Autry J. Pruitt:

Defending Property Rights is a Uniquely American Duty

Aug 19, 2014 — Autry J. Pruitt

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) created a fatal contradiction for itself when it announced on June 18 that it would cancel the trademarks of the Washington Redskins.  In handing down the decision, the PTO claimed the name was disparaging. However, a Freedom of Information Act request showed that nobody complained to the PTO about being disparaged by the name, revealing the decision as entirely subjective.