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Phil Mickelson Plays Round With Condoleezza Rice At Augusta

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 06.08.2013 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Phil Mickelson has won three green jackets, and he was the one asking all the questions Sunday during a practice round at the Mas...

Sport: Bridging the Gender Gap

Richard Attias | Posted 10.28.2012 | Sports
Richard Attias

The achievements of women during London 2012 help to make the case for unleashing the potential of women and girls around the world -- a testament to the need for greater participation by females in all fields, from business to politics to health.

If Augusta National Can Welcome Women, Why Can't Boy Scouts Welcome Gay People?

Steve Siebold | Posted 10.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Steve Siebold

The Boy Scouts of America claim to be "one of the nation's most prominent values-based organizations." My critical-thinking question is: What kind of values are they teaching our kids if they are discriminating against gay people?

The Men-Only Clubs Of New York City

| Posted 08.21.2012 | New York

By Amy Zimmer, DNAinfo News Editor MANHATTAN — The Augusta National Golf Club made waves when it announced this week it had tapped its first wome...

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Len Berman | Posted 10.21.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Talk about a tape delay. Augusta National does the right thing... eventually. For the first time in history, they have admitted two women members.

Augusta National Adds First 2 Female Members

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 10.20.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — The home of the Masters now has green jackets for women. In a historic change at one of the world's most exclusive golf clubs, Augus...

Do We Ask Too Much of Women Who Make It to the Top?

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 09.17.2012 | Women
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

When women make it to the top, as Rometty and Mayer have, how much should we expect of them? How much do they owe us?

Laura Bassett

Rep. Carolyn Maloney Seeks To Deny Tax Breaks To Men-Only Businesses

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics

If businesses like the Augusta National Golf Club, home to the Masters tournament, can continue to deny women membership, then the government should w...

The Green Jacket Has A Stain

Scott Blakeman | Posted 06.09.2012 | Sports
Scott Blakeman

Although the CEO of IBM is traditionally offered membership, Virginia Rometty discovered the grass ceiling at Augusta National is harder to crack than the glass ceiling of corporate America.

Pro Golfers Should Boycott Augusta 'National' Golf Club

Laurence J. Kotlikoff | Posted 06.09.2012 | Sports
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

The Augusta "National" Golf Club has a Constitutional right as a private establishment to decide its membership. If Augusta wants to ostracize women, it's free to do so. But professional golfers are also free to do the right thing.

Politicians Side With Women Over Controversial Augusta National Tradition

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.06.2012 | Politics

Bipartisan agreement can be rare in Washington, but politicians from both parties are coming out in favor of allowing women to join the all-male Augus...

Obama Believes Augusta Should Accept Women

AP | Posted 06.05.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON — A White House spokesman said Thursday that President Barack Obama believes women should be admitted as members to the all-male Augu...

Will Augusta Finally Welcome Female Member?

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 05.29.2012 | Sports

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The appointment of a new chief executive at IBM has revived the debate over Augusta National's all-male membership just one week...

Jason Linkins

Augusta National Golf Club's Ban On Women Hits A Corporate Sponsorship Snag

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.29.2012 | Politics

I don't watch a lot of golf because as near as I can tell I'm not immortal and thus can't be wasting the finite amount of time I have on this earth wa...