Serena Williams: The Empress Has No Clothes

September 19, 2018

The oft-consecrated champion decided to clothe herself in the time-worn mantle of the poor oppressed woman and young mother suffering the slings and arrows of outrageous male sexism. The title of this article is meant to be provocative, but obviously not to be taken literally. When a man writes...

Serena Williams Hits Out at Sexism in Tennis

September 10, 2018

To challenge the sexism steeped in the game of tennis, the ugliness had to take center stage. The 2018 US Open women's final was supposed to be a match between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka. Instead, it became a sexist, petty power play between the chair umpire Carlos Ramos and Williams. Ramos...

Sport: Still a Man’s World?

July 07, 2017

Given open competition, women could achieve parity with men in virtually all events, apart from those very few that require the rawest of muscle power. “Dear John, I adore and respect you but please please keep me out of your statements that are not factually based.” Serena Williams was...