Battle of the Sexes could not have been released at a more perfect time, and for two reasons. First, Donald Trump’s irresistible desire to plunge into the racial politics of “taking the knee” by NFL players reminds us that sports have always had a political side. Second is the fact that LGBT and women’s liberation remain closely intertwined.
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Three Photo Ops from the 2016 Rio Olympics
Handwriting on the Wall
Cyd Zeigler, founder of Outsports magazine, argues that a decade and a half after a spate of homophobic incidents on the courts, on the fields, and in the locker rooms of American sports— LGBT athletes are beginning to enjoy a certain amount of acceptance.