Diversity In Sports

NFL players use attention over protests to push for reform

Mar 23, 2018

Philadelphia Eagle Malcolm Jenkins says NFL players using their platform to discuss social injustice will encourage other athletes to get involved in issues affecting their communities

Boston group using basketball to improve health in Rwanda

Mar 17, 2018

A Boston-based charity is using basketball to help raise awareness of the need for better health and gender equality in Africa

FIFA told by Iran eventually women will be allowed at games

Mar 3, 2018

FIFA President Gianni Infantino says Iran has assured him female fans will "soon" be allowed into stadiums after they were blocked from getting into a game he attended in Tehran

Bubba Wallace set to make history as black driver in Daytona

Feb 17, 2018

Bubba Wallace Jr. set to become 1st black driver since 1969 to start Daytona 500

Reduced Super Rugby competition to show if less is more

Feb 15, 2018

Super Rugby looks for gain after pain in 2018

More minorities in officiating, coaching is NHL's next step

Feb 13, 2018

More black officials and coaches could be the next step for the NHL beyond linesman Shandor Alphonso and Flames assistant Paul Jerrard

'Time's up': Women ski jumpers still battle for equality

Feb 11, 2018

They were the Cinderella story of the Sochi Olympics, the women ski jumpers who were finally allowed to compete in the Games after a years-long struggle for equality

Women's marches organizers hope to keep building momentum

Jan 22, 2018

Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on the anniversary of women's marches around the world, capping off a weekend of global demonstrations that participants hope will continue building momentum for equality

Criticism of Margaret Court is muted at Australian Open

Jan 15, 2018

Marriage equality proponents draped themselves in rainbow flags on the first day of the Australian Open to protest Margaret Court's views on gay marriage. Several, however, stopped short of saying Court's name should be stripped from the venue

Billie Jean King backs calls to rename Margaret Court Arena

Jan 12, 2018

Billie Jean King backs the call to rename Margaret Court Arena after Courts negative comments about the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community


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