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Raining on the Title IX parade

TweetI’ve not found many more refreshing athletes to cover than Brandi Chastain. And I’ve never been enamored with Republican politicians whose voting records are a predictable laundry list of all the issues, economic and social, that I couldn’t be more opposed to. But when California Assemblyman Chris Norby expressed his concern this week over court […]

Sports and eros, or why sex is more fun than gender

TweetThis is the fifth in a series entitled¬†“Women’s Sports Without Illusions” that critically examines the nearly four decades of the women’s sports movement, including Title IX, cultural and social developments, the growth of professional and international women’s sports and current challenges and issues. All posts in this series can be found here. After she revealed […]