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NBA centre Jason Collins reveals he's gay

NBA centre Jason Collins reveals he's gay | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
NBA centre Jason Collins has become the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport.

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society changing or is sport changing?

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We never see her face. We never see her surf

We never see her face. We never see her surf | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
The reasons Roxy's champion promo video is so wrong.

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Play the Game: Beckham and Ferguson: A Tale of Two Masculinities

Play the Game: Beckham and Ferguson: A Tale of Two Masculinities | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it

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See Why We Have An Absolutely Ridiculous Standard Of Beauty In Just 37 Seconds

See Why We Have An Absolutely Ridiculous Standard Of Beauty In Just 37 Seconds | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
Reality check! Any woman who feels she's not good enough might understand why after watching this.

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cgibbons's curator insight, January 3, 2014 1:18 PM

Fast effective example of air brushing.

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There's Something Absolutely Wrong With What We Do To Boys Before They Grow Into Men

There's Something Absolutely Wrong With What We Do To Boys Before They Grow Into Men | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
How three words make a devastating impact in the lives of little boys.

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Seeing These Hipster Couples With Their Outfits Gender-Swapped Will Make You Think.

Seeing These Hipster Couples With Their Outfits Gender-Swapped Will Make You Think. | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
Hana Pesut, a photographer from Canada, took pictures of couples, had them switch clothes, and photographed them again. The results are hilarious, creepy, and in all cases fascinating. Give them a peep, dear reader!

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Rugby: Women players strike a little gold in new deal

Women's rugby finally has a champion and a better deal but even when the new player collective is shortly signed off, they will still be a long way from equal with their male counterparts.

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Days of selling to the sexes are long gone ... yeah right | NZ Herald

Days of selling to the sexes are long gone ... yeah right | NZ Herald | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
They said “men can eat yoghurt, as long as it’s thick and chunky and built to tame a man’s hunger”. The only trouble was the men didn’t believe it.

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Dana Johannsen: Sport has failed women | NZ Herald

Dana Johannsen: Sport has failed women | NZ Herald | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
It's hard to keep loving sport when it consistently fails women but at least the topic is being discussed more, writes Dana Johannsen.

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LFL: Kiwi finds a league of her own | NZ Herald

LFL: Kiwi finds a league of her own | NZ Herald | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
When she was a little girl in Rotorua, Lisa Tauariki dreamed of being a league player.

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Gender shouldn't limit rehab of injuries - San Francisco Examiner

Gender shouldn't limit rehab of injuries - San Francisco Examiner | Gender & Sport | Scoop.it
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Gender shouldn't limit rehab of injuries
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The obvious inadequacy and controversy of this solution led to a new gender verification lab screening of inactive X chromosomes.
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