Playing with Pride: The LGBTQ+ Athlete

July 30, 2020 0

It was a topsy-turvy pride month with COVID, systemic racism, the rollback of trans rights, and the killings of black trans women. The recent Supreme Court ruling declared that Title VII of the Civil Rights […]

Idaho, Get It Together!

March 19, 2020 0

Idaho Shame We are living through a public health emergency. That hasn’t reached the state legislature in Idaho. The governing body of the so-called “Gem State” is more concerned with denying transgender youth from competing […]

Andrya and Terry: Racism and Transphobia in Sports

February 29, 2020 1

To paraphrase Malcolm X, the most disrespected person in America is a black woman. Throughout history, black women have endured the oppressive intersecting systems of racism and sexism or as scholar Moya Bailey put it […]

Dwyane Wade: America’s Dad

February 16, 2020 1

Love In Public Dr. Cornel Westsaid that “justice is what love looks like in public.” Dwyane Wade embodies that concept to the fullest. He and his wife Gabrielle Union introduced the world to their 12-year-old […]

Trans Athletes Deserve to Play

February 16, 2020 1

Trans Counts They always say that sport brings us together. It is a microcosm of society. Sports brings out the best in us. Who you are is irrelevant, as long as you can play the […]

Reggie Bullock: A True Ally

January 25, 2020 0

Bullock’s Heart Reggie Bullock of the New York Knicks not only is a towering 6’6 power forward. He has a heart that is just as big. On January 16th of this year, the Knicks hosted […]

Dwayne Wade: Unconditional Love

December 23, 2019 0

By: Zachary Draves “I’ve watched my son, from day one, become into who she now eventually has come into, nothing changes with my love, nothing changes with my responsibilities.” Those are powerful words from Dwayne […]

Representation Matters

November 21, 2019 0

We are currently living in a time where the transgender community has greater visibility than any other time in history. Pop culture figures such as Laverne Cox, Caitlyn Jenner, Janet Mock, and Chaz Bono have […]