LOS ANGELES (AP) — Emmanuel Jal couldn’t cry on command.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television has increased its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday by the advocacy group GLAAD.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa is refusing to reinstate fired women’s field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum or to re-investigate what her supporters call a pattern of unfair treatment of female coaches.
Tags: Business, By RYAN J. FOLEY, Coaching, Gender issues, Human rights and civil liberties, Iowa, Iowa City, Labor issues, North America, Personnel, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, United States, Women's sports, Workplace discrimination
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Feminism pioneer Gloria Steinem says that if anything good has come from the NFL’s domestic violence scandal, it’s that we’re actually talking about domestic violence.
Tags: Arts and entertainment, By SANDY COHEN, California, Celebrity, Corruption in sports, Entertainment, General news, Human rights and civil liberties, Human welfare, North America, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, United States, Violence
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A school principal said Tuesday that members of his high school’s football team were subjected to racist taunts from among a group of adults in an eastern Connecticut town where his team had just played an away game and lost.
Tags: By PAT EATON-ROBB, Connecticut, General news, High school sports, Human rights and civil liberties, New London, North America, Race and ethnicity, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, United States