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Why Caster Semenya And Dutee Chand Deserve To Compete (And Win) At Rio 2016

Silvia Camporesi | Posted 08.12.2016 | Sports
Silvia Camporesi

Our society is still afraid of women who run too fast, who speak too loud, who are too good, who can be president. This is what this is about. Let's not be bamboozled by discussions of fairness in sports.

The Solution To Doping Is To Extend The Blame Beyond Athletes

Silvia Camporesi | Posted 07.25.2016 | Sports
Silvia Camporesi

Despite continued efforts, the practice of doping persists and seems to be so entrenched in professional sports that no doping sanctions, however harsh, will be able to eradicate it.

How I Got There: Carlo Capalbo

Lan Anh Vu | Posted 02.17.2016 | Impact
Lan Anh Vu

Carlo Capalbo is the founder of the Prague International Marathon and the president of the organizing committee of the RunCzech Running League. In 1994, Capalbo founded the Prague International Marathon

Kenyan Track Officials Allegedly Asked For Money To Conceal Doping

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 11.17.2015 | Sports

The IAAF has been investigating alleged doping cover-ups in Kenya since last March, track and field's world governing body said Tuesday. Confirmation ...

Semenya's Struggle Teaches Us About Understanding Gender Identity

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Emma Ruby-Sachs

A South African runner whose gender identity stirred up huge controversy will be permitted to keep her title and prize money. But how do we define what is too male to compete in a women's sport?

Caster Semenya: Tests Reveal Sprinter Has Both Male, Female Characteristics

New York Daily News | By Oren Yaniv | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tests show that controversial runner Caster Semenya is a woman ...and a man! The 18-year-old South African champ has no womb or ovaries and her testo...

Girl Interrupted on the Track

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

Caster Semenya's brilliant performance in the women's 800 meters race caused critics to regurgitate decades-old slanders traditionally directed at women who appear too manly.

If Caster Were Your Child

Marcia DeSanctis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marcia DeSanctis

The parents of Caster Semenya themselves deserve gold medals. If it were my daughter, I would be inconsolable.