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Youngs: There's a long way to go for gender equality in sports media

For as long as sports journalism has existed, women have been extremely underrepresented in the field.<p>It took years for female sports reporters to …

This Week In Women's Sports: WSF Studies Gender Bias In College Sports, USWNT Loses In Court

<b>Women’s Sports Foundation study reveals widespread gender bias in college sports</b><p>This week the Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) released the report, “<b>Beyond X’s & O’s: Gender Bias and Coaches of Women’s College Sports</b>,” which measures the issue of gender bias in the coaching of women’s college …

13 Times Emma Watson Totally Nailed The Whole Feminism Thing

"It's about liberation. I really don't know what my tits have to do with it."

Feminism

Sexual Harassment In Iraqi Kurdistan: A Problem For All Girls

I'm in Iraqi Kurdistan.<p>It's my third time here. Each time I come, it's to learn more about the different forms of violence and discrimination facing …

Middle East

What is CTE?

CTE At a Glance: Click to View Infographic.<br>Photo credit: Ann McKee, MD, Boston University, VA Boston Healthcare<p>Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) …

NFL Player Who Murdered His Girlfriend, Committed Suicide Showed Signs of Brain Damage

Jovan Belcher, the Kansas City Chiefs linebacker who shot his 22-year-old girlfriend then committed suicide at the team's training facility in 2012, …

CTE and the NFL: More Obstruction

In my post on chronic traumatic encephalopathy and the National Football League, I neglected to mention that the NFL is still practicing its …

From Brain Trauma to Violence -- The Long-Term Effects of Pro Football | Brain Injury Law Center

Image Credit: “Ray Rice” by Keith Allison is licensed under CC BY 2.0<p>These are not the NFL’s most shining years. Immediately following up on the rash …

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VM -- Concussion-Related Litigation against the National Football League, Jul 14 ... Virtual Mentor

Over the last decade, three grisly events have caused the National Football League (NFL) to reexamine its relationship with its players and have …

Film review: ‘Concussion’ tells the truth about NFL medical neglect

Through a vast display of medical examinations and scientific data, the film “Concussion” directly links repeated violent brain trauma of National …

With 96% of ex-NFL players’ brains testing positive for CTE, something has to be done

The start of football season in the United States might as well be marked with a national holiday, with the sudden onset of tailgates, fantasy …

The Brain

players agree to $765M settlement in concussions suit

PHILADELPHIA -- The NFL has reached a tentative $765 million settlement over concussion-related brain injuries among its 18,000 retired players, …

Connecting People Through News

PBS's 'League of Denial' NFL Concussion Documentary Is Chilling But Will Anything Change? | US News

A new documentary investigates the NFL’s concussion problem.Bill Kostroun/AP Photo<p>That the NFL has a brain injury problem on its hands is by no means …

NFL’s neglect regarding concussion problems is giving me a headache

The diagnosis of concussions and other brain injuries in collegiate and professional football have increased significantly in the past few years.</i> …