FIFA Stumble Under Weight Of Own Pomposity In Women’s World Cup Turf War

To A Greater Goal” is the slogan for the 2015 Women’s World Cup that will be played in Canada next June and July. The slogan was unveiled in Winnipeg in May of this year just before Canada and the USA played a friendly match. Through the Kremlinesque inspired website FIFA.com, the international body for soccer [...]

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Historic Firsts Shines Spotlight On WNBA, Women In Sports

I had ambitious plans for summer 2014. My schedule was supposed to include traveling, sports writing, and accomplishing professional goals. Instead, an unexpected summer-long house guest (also known as my two-year-old niece) turned my world upside down. For every parent out there, you know exactly what happened next. In the beginning, our relationship was rocky. [...]

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10 Emerging Women Entrepreneurs To Watch In Africa

In June this year, She Leads Africa, a Nigerian-based social enterprise that aims to foster business growth in Africa by providing female startup entrepreneurs with the knowledge, networks, and financing to build and scale strong businesses, launched a business pitch competition. The purpose of the competition was to select ten exceptional young female entrepreneurs doing [...]

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Women Entrepreneurs: What Really Matters?

Women Entrepreneurs: What Really Matters? nbspdelicious   Launching a business is a dream of women entrepreneurs and men entrepreneurs around the world. The goals range from wanting to control one’s own destiny to becoming independent from the day to day of working for the “man”. Owning one’s own business is not for the impulsive, manic businesswoman [...]

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World-Class Female Sprinter With Too Much Testosterone Should Be Allowed To Compete

<!– P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } –>by Arthur L. Caplan Lee H. IgelNYU Sports Society Program Dutee Chand can keep up with some of the fastest sprinters in the world of competitive track and field. Born in India to a family of poor weavers, the 18 year-old has already been a national champion [...]

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Do Women Face More Cyber Stalking and Cyber Harassment Online Than Men?

Over at the Daily Beast, there is an interesting new piece suggesting that men face more harassment online than women. The piece contends that the narrative about the nonconsensual posting of celebrities’ nude photos has it wrong. Men are abused online more than women, the piece argues. From the article: At the same time, there [...]

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