There’s absolutely nothing wrong with the Girl Scouts.But a girl should have a choice.The Boy Scouts of America officially gave them one Wednesday, after announcing plans to broadly accept girls, promising that its programs could nurture girls as well as boys, and that the switch would make life easier for busy parents, who might prefer to shuttle children to a single organization regardless of gender.Instead of embracing the news, which ironically came on the International Day of the
On this day in 1977, Melissa Ludtke was barred from reporting the World Series from the teams’ locker rooms. She faced off against the MLB commissioner and won access a year later, but the attitudes about women in sports still linger.
Dolly Varden was a name given to most things in Reconstruction Era America, but the most unique and profound application belongs to Philadelphia’s two all-Black women baseball teams.
The 14-year-old from Pleasant Garden, who was born without a right hand, helped her D.C. Force travel team win a national championship this summer.
The decision was reportedly unanimous.
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Dana Bookman’s daughter wanted to play without boys, but no options were available. Now, the mom’s initiative has grown nearly tenfold in a year to include more than 350 players
The new rules let big companies end contraceptive coverage — and take effect immediately.