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How Mo'ne Davis Really Felt About The Fame That Came With Being Little League's ‘It’ Girl

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 02.21.2016 | OWN

The moment she threw the final pitch at the Little League World Series in 2014, everything changed for then-13-year-old Mo'ne Davis. Not only was she ...

Checking Out These Women is A-okay!

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 07.10.2016 | Sports
Heather Gillis-Harris

Granted, we still have a long way to go as far as gender equality. Women still don't take home the same paychecks as the professional male athletes do, but hopefully the momentum is building.

14-Year-Old Mo'ne Davis Is Taking Over the Sports World

Carly Steyer | Posted 06.29.2015 | Teen

Score another point for 14-year-old Mo'ne Davis! Originally made famous by her stellar performance at the 2014 Little League World Series, Mo'ne is...

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Curtis Granderson: Mo'ne Davis Should Be Compensated

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.15.2015 | Sports

On Jackie Robinson Day, New York Mets outfielder and three-time MLB All-Star Curtis Granderson joined me on HuffPost Live. Granderson, 34, believes th...

The Truth About Slut-Shaming

Leora Tanenbaum | Posted 06.15.2015 | Women
Leora Tanenbaum

If you are a girl or young woman, you are damned if you don't and damned if you do. If you refrain from any expression of sexiness, you may be written off as irrelevant and unfeminine. But if you follow the guidelines, you run the risk of being judged, shamed and policed.

On Mo'ne, SAE, & The Burden of Black Forgiveness

Tyree A. Boyd-Pates | Posted 06.09.2015 | Black Voices
Tyree A. Boyd-Pates

Contrary to popular belief, Black people are not responsible for carrying the burden of white remorse. We are no one's moral mules and neither are we anyone's ethical scapegoats. We are more than that. Much more.

School Choice: Athletics or Academics

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.26.2015 | Education
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

It is time to question the resources being outlaid to sports programs when elementary educational programs are being curtailed.

Larry Wilmore Knows The Real Reason Men Call Women 'Sluts'

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.27.2015 | Women

We have a slut problem, and Larry Wilmore knows it. On the March 25 episode of "The Nightly Show," Wilmore talked about what the word "slut" reall...

It's Great Mo'ne Davis Had It In Her To Forgive That Guy. But Still, F**k That Guy.

Damon Young | Posted 05.26.2015 | Women
Damon Young

There's nothing to be happy about -- no feel-good takeaways -- when a middle school girl gets insulted by a man and has to speak up for him so he can continue a baseball career no one gives a fuck about. She is not supposed to be anyone's savior or protector. We need to be saving and protecting her.

Mo'ne Davis Asks Bloomsburg University To Reinstate Player Who Called Her A 'Slut'

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.23.2015 | Sports

A college baseball player committed an error on social media that cost him a place on his team. First baseman Joey Casselberry was booted off the B...

Superstar Mo'ne Davis Designs Shoe Line To Benefit Underprivileged Girls

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 03.24.2015 | Good News

Mo’ne Davis is unstoppable. The 13-year-old baseball superstar has stepped off the pitcher’s mound to design a line of footwear that will bene...

Mo'ne Davis Plays For Globetrotters, Is Her Usual Awesome Self

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.11.2015 | Sports

Now those are some skills.

Sport and Society for Arete - The Year

Richard Crepeau | Posted 03.02.2015 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

As years go, 2014 was an interesting one in the sports world. Some might characterize it as depressing while others may look back on it as exhilarating. Whatever the case may be we know that at some point in the future we will look back on the year 2014 with nostalgia.

How 2014 Was A Bad Year For Women But A Good Year For Feminism

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 12.24.2014 | Women

Women's rights advocates didn't have it easy this past year, what with the Hobby Lobby decision limiting birth control access, Missouri's Abortion Per...

Meet The 'Sports Kid Of The Year'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.01.2014 | Sports

Thanks to Mo'ne Davis, future athletes will be aspiring to "throw like a girl." Davis, the 13-year-old pitcher who was the breakout star at the 20...

WATCH: Proof Mo'ne Davis Is A Two-Sport Star

The Huffington Post | Thomas McKenna | Posted 08.26.2014 | Sports

Mo'ne Davis of Philadelphia's Taney Dragons was the marquee star of the 2014 Little League World Series. But did you know she can dominate on the hard...

Mo'ne Davis, Throw #LikeAGirl

Crystal Cheatham | Posted 10.25.2014 | Women
Crystal Cheatham

If anyone has reshaped what it means to throw like a girl it is Mo'ne Davis. Applauded by a growing national fan base, the 12-year-old athlete has done her fair share to shake off the hater-ade surrounding the phrase "like a girl."

Sport and Society for Arete -- Little League World Series

Richard Crepeau | Posted 10.25.2014 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Two questions appeared in almost every discussion of the new Baseball Commissioner. Can baseball reconnected with the youth of America? Can baseball attract African American players to the game?

Mo'ne Davis -- Four Success Tips For Girls From a Young Baseball Ace

Helen Drinan | Posted 10.25.2014 | Parents
Helen Drinan

Mo'ne Davis has accomplished so very much at the young age 13. So what can we learn from her steadfast competition and humble nature? A lot. Here is a list of four things that I believe girls can learn about leadership and success from this inspiring athlete.

Jimmy Fallon's Thank You Note For Mo'ne Davis

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.23.2014 | Comedy

On Friday, Jimmy Fallon wrote his traditional "Thank You Notes," but this time around he offered a rare earnest thank you... albeit with a twist punch...

The Little League World Series Is Everything That Is Right About Sports

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.22.2014 | Sports

Hey, is this heaven? No, it's South Williamsport. Every August 16 youth baseball teams from around the globe descend on Howard J. Lamade Stadium i...

Social Media Freakout and Mo'Ne Mania

Beverly Macy | Posted 10.21.2014 | Sports
Beverly Macy

It's the hottest sports story this summer. Mo'Ne Davis, the 13-year-old baseball pitching sensation from Philly, throws a mean 70 mph pitch and just made the SI cover as the first Little Leaguer ever!

Meet The Girl Reshaping Little League, One 70 MPH Fastball At A Time

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.11.2014 | Sports

Mo'Ne Davis throws like a girl -- which is to say, she throws better than most of her peers, nearly all of whom are men. Davis, a 13-year-old Littl...