Rapinoe and Morgan attack NWSL after alleged abuse by prominent coach

Players including World Cup winners Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan have called for repercussions after allegations emerged of abusive behavior by one of the National Women’s Soccer League’s most successful coaches. The Athletic on Thursday detailed allegations of sexual coercion and misconduct by North Carolina Courage coach Paul Riley, who led the team to back-to-back […]

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Satirical essay critiques power imbalances in global health research

When establishing partnerships with research counterparts in under-resourced countries, global health researchers often deploy discourse that claims to focus on sustainability and capacity building. But how is this viewed from the other side of the partnership? A satirical opinion article publishing September 30th in PLOS Biology by Iruka Okeke of University of Ibadan, Nigeria, highlights […]

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Activision Blizzard settles with US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission after they file complaint

This week the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed a complaint against Activision Blizzard for alleged employment discrimination and sexual harassment. It is only the latest group within the US government to do so after the company was accused of being host to a “frat boy” culture this past summer. On the same day, Activision […]

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