Every player on the winningest United States women’s soccer team in history was a part of a gender discrimination lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation recently, with the explicit goal to close the gender pay gap that unfairly compensates women in the sport. According to the New
“Keep your hands to yourself.” Gold-medal winning U.S. Olympic gymnastics champion Aly Raisman says, “The world would be different if from the time kids learn to speak, they were given the education of how to be kind to each other and told to keep your hands to yourself.” Raisman told
“This is so no 12- year-old girl is sorry she’s a girl.” Heather Hardy, the World Boxing Champion International Female Super Bantamweight with a 21-0 undefeated record, and an MMA fighter, wants you to know that the lessons she shares on pay equity, persistence, winning, passion and d
Unsurprisingly, men’s professional sports have historically been a boy’s club. However, in a sweep of groundbreaking new hiring decisions, 2015 became the year all that began to change. As Elliott Almond outlined in the LA Daily News, Becky Hammon first opened the door in 2014 when sh
U.S. women’s soccer team star Abby Wambach announced her retirement last week, ending a 15-year career that saw her become the all-time leading goal scorer in international matches (male or female). In addition to setting what’s basically the biggest record in the entire sport, Wambac
I’ve never been to a professional hockey game nor wanted to. I stay far away from sports bars. But I do resonate with hockey legend Wayne Gretzky whose pithy leadership advice is, “Don’t skate to where the hockey puck is. Skate to where the hockey puck is going.̶
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