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Duke women's soccer raises LGBTQ awareness with Pride Game

When almost every team in the NFL protested President Donald Trump’s suggestion that players kneeling during the national anthem this weekend should be fired, it displayed the powerful role sports can play in bringing awareness to social issues affecting the country. Nearly 4,000 miles from the first NFL protest of the day in London, the Duke women’s soccer team used its own platform to take up a different cause—sponsoring the program’s first annual Pride Game. Senior captain EJ Proctor,...

Mercedes-Benz Sylt PWA Super Grand Slam

Event Preview: Freestyle and Wave World Titles on the Line, while Slalom Title Race ContinuesIt’s time for the biggest event on the calendar with the Mercedes-Benz PWA Super Grand Slam taking place between the 29th September - 8th October and it promises to be an enthralling 10 days with 3 world titles on the line - Men’s and Women’s Wave and Men’s Freestyle - while the Men’s Slalom title heads towards its climax in their penultimate event of the year. Meanwhile, if that’s not enough already...

The Clinton Double Standard

“Who’s next after Harvey Weinstein?” feminist outlet Jezebelasked after the film producer’s decades of abuse of women came to light.“Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby, Bill O’Reilly, R. Kelly, Roger Ailes, and Donald Trump are not the only men who have allegedly abused women from positions of great power,” the website’s staff wrote. “There are men out there who have sexually harassed and assaulted women and gotten away with it who are now looking over their shoulders, hoping no one will be brave...