The Ugly Side of the Beautiful Game – Sexism and Soccer

On Saturday, Hope Solo became the first goalkeeper (male or female) to appear in 200 international matches. But the crowd’s persistent taunts of “Zika” at the U.S. player overshadowed this historic moment. Back in July, Solo tweeted a photograph of herself wearing a mosquito net and holding a massive bottle of insect repellant. The internet …

Did Theresa May Really Ascend the Glass-Cliff? Perhaps… But the Glass-Ceiling is Thinning

With the appointment of Theresa May as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, the number of women currently serving in the top executive position worldwide increased to nineteen. Should Hillary Clinton attain the US presidency, women will be at the helm of three of the most powerful countries in the West. Yet many have …