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This Is How Tennis Treats Black Women

This Is How Tennis Treats Black Women

By Sayer Devlin, Managing Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Top Stories

Serena Williams's loss at the U.S. Open is one example of how a white-dominated sport treats black women.

Adam Rippon Is a Marketable Gay

Adam Rippon Is a Marketable Gay

By Joel Lee, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion, Sports

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon has become a gay icon due to his outgoing personality, and I can't help but feel like he is being celebrated because he embodies the ideal way to be gay.