As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.
Gabby Douglas is really big in her hometown. Really big and painted on a wall.
Mayor Vincent Gray, who is lukewarm to the idea of hosting the games, feels Washington would need to depend on neighbors in order to accommodate all the events and traffic the global event would bring with it.
The U.S. team didn’t fare so well this year in Olympic boxing, which certainly goes against our illustrious history of success in the sport internationally. But one of it’s most memorable breakout stars, Sugar Ray Leonard, never even planned on being a boxer.
Beware swimming behind Michael Phelps.
A woman from central Pennsylvania has won the gold medal in a shooting competition in the London Olympics.
Melissa Belote learned to swim at 2 to take the first step to do what she wanted: leap off the diving board at Springfield Swim and Racquet Club. At 10, Belote was such a good […]
Mitt’s terrible foreign trip isn’t just bad press and a campaign stumble. In diplomacy gaffes, missteps, and offenses have real consequences for our national security and the peace and stability of the world.
According to Ryan Lochte’s mom, the Olympic swimmer likes going for the gold immediately with women.