Day 14, May 4: Racism and Gender Discrimination in Sports
The resources today unpack the importance of understanding intersectionality between racism and gender discrimination in sports.

  • Article: Read about intersectionality in sports -- including the WNBA -- and the ways in which being both Black and female increase societal barriers to visibility and equity.  

  • Video: This short video asks why female athletes are paid less than male athletes and addresses what will have to change for there to be equal pay.

  • Spotlight: This Sports Illustrated profile focuses on athlete and transgender pioneer Renee Richards

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