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Fighting Fascism at the UK's Feminist Antifa Martial Arts Gym

Solstar in North London describes itself as a "red gym" run on left-wing principles. Founders Ella Gilbert and Paula Lamont explain how boxing can be a form of political resistance.
Ayoola Solarin
7.10.18
Sport

Women's Tennis Legend Says Trans Kids Are Brainwashed by the Devil

Multiple Grand Slam champion Margaret Court also claimed that tennis was "full of lesbians."
Sirin Kale
5.31.17
Sport

Female Competitive Woodchoppers Are Axing Gender Stereotypes

"I remember one person saying to their husband, 'If she beats you, don't you bother coming home.'"
Sophie Barclay
5.18.17
Art

'You Can't Deny Us': The Artists Showcasing the Power of Female Athletes

These works ask us to consider sport not just as evidence of physical prowess, but as a conduit for issues around race, gender, culture, and more.
Rebecca Kamm
3.28.17
Sport

Soccer Player Returns to Sports After Killing His Ex and Feeding Her to Dogs

Brazilian goalkeeper Bruno Fernandes de Souza had the mother of his child abducted, tortured, and murdered. After serving nearly seven years in prison, he's now back on the pitch.
Sirin Kale
3.14.17
Photos

'We're Warriors': Meet Australia's First Professional Female Football Players

They're kicking goals for women in sport Down Under—despite also working busy day jobs. We talked to some of the women making AFL history.
Aimee Knight And Jessica Clark
1.25.17
Sport

'We Can Rip Just as Hard': Photos of Young Skater Girls Doing Their Thing

Fifty little ladies, united by their love of shredding.
Angela Skujins
12.11.16
Sport

'Athletes Absolutely Party': Sex, Sports, and Social Media at the Rio Olympics

Legend has it that the Olympic Village is a sex pit of horny athletes looking to score gold in boning. But will this year's Games will be the tamest yet?
Sirin Kale
8.4.16
Sport

The Little Girls Who Love to Pole Dance

At the International Pole Sport Federation World Championships, participants compete in a sport associated with sexualizing women's bodies—and the fact that the event draws underage athletes as well has sparked backlash. But pole sport enthusiasts...
Sirin Kale
8.2.16
Sport

'It's for Power Men': Photos of Male Pole Dancing Champions

This weekend, the world's finest athletes were in London to compete in the World Pole Sport Championships. Broadly went backstage to meet the men who are going for gold.
Sirin Kale and Alice Zoo
7.27.16