Posts Tagged Social affairs

Lawyer: Oklahoma LB Shannon innocent, should play

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Frank Shannon’s lawyer says the Oklahoma linebacker is innocent of sexual assault, and she believes coach Bob Stoops should allow her client to play in Saturday’s opener against Louisiana Tech.

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Brazilian club promises to punish racist fans

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian club Gremio has promised to help identify and punish the fans who taunted a player in the latest case of racism to taint the national game.

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Ohio State hears from ex-band director’s backers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of the fired Ohio State University marching band director are out in force for a meeting of the university trustees.

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Review: ‘Bad Feminist’ essays are sharp, funny

This photo provided by Harper Perennial shows the cover of the book, “Bad Feminist: Essays" (Harper Perennial), by Roxane Gay. (AP Photo/Harper Perennial)

“Bad Feminist: Essays” (Harper Perennial), by Roxane Gay

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ARU announces measures to tackle discrimination

SYDNEY (AP) — A new policy to tackle discrimination in rugby will be unveiled on the opening day of Bingham Cup gay rugby tournament.

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