sports

Taking Bumps: “GLOW” Mirrors the Real-Life Violation of Women Wrestlers

Wrestling is not (just) about gratuitous violence. Read more »

Making Waves: The Slow Crawl Toward Making Swimming More Inclusive

Significant barriers obscure women, people of color, and disabled swimmers from entering the water. Read more »

Activist DNA: The WNBA’s Radical New Initiative

This type of community or civic engagement is encoded in the DNA of the WNBA. Read more »

Pitching Equality: The Argument For Ending Sex-Based Segregation In Sports

Sports is one of the few areas where sex segregation is tolerated. Read more »

There's (Still) No Crying in Baseball: An All-American Girl Looks Back on the League

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Read more »

No Voice For Victims: “Paterno” Is a Touchdown for a Disgraced Coach

Why the heck is anybody talking about Joe Paterno? Read more »

Trumpian Bases: The Troubling Politics of Major League Baseball

Baseball is often considered the “least political” sport, but that’s not necessarily true. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Twitter's Problems

All misinformation. Read more »

The Cost of Winning: The Exploitation of NCAA Athletes Should Take the Fun Out of March Madness

How should people who care about social justice feel about a nonprofit association that exploits athletes? Read more »

Blackout Goals: How Sports Media Locks Out Women Athletes

By not covering women who are playing sports, sports media is making it impossible for people to invest in leagues and women athletes. Read more »

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