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Billie Jean King: Serena Williams Was 'Right To Speak Her Mind'
The tennis legend argues Williams is still treated differently than male athletes are.
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Tennis Has Had Some Epic Meltdowns. Serena Williams' Wasn't One Of Them.
Billie Jean King is among those who agree that Williams was the victim of a double standard.
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Billie Jean King Tells French Open Officials To Stop 'Policing Women's Bodies'
Tennis legend calls French Open dictates about Serena Williams' clothing disrespectful.
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Tennis Legend Althea Gibson To Be Honored With Statue At U.S. Open Site
Gibson was the first African-American to win the Grand Slam title.
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5 Unforgettable Times Female Athletes Took On Male Counterparts And Won
"Battle of The Sexes," which hits theaters on Friday, recounts the match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs in 1973. King defeated Riggs, but that wasn't the only time a woman won over a man in sports.
'Battle Of The Sexes' Aces Its Broad, Breezy Portrait Of Tennis And Chauvinism
Emma Stone and Steve Carell play Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs in this timely period dramedy.
Steve Carell Makes Emma Stone An Offer She Can Refuse In 'Battle Of The Sexes' Clip
The actors play tennis medalists Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King.
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Step Aside, Jennifers, Emma Stone Is 2017's Highest-Paid Actress
The "La La Land" star bested Aniston and Lawrence in Forbes' annual list.
Silence Is Unacceptable: Cyber Bullying And Discrimination Against LGBTQ In Sports
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Sports can and should be a safe environment that encourages camaraderie.
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Billie Jean King Gently Schooled Emma Stone About The Wage Gap
The tennis star got all intersectional on the actress and it was awesome.
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See Emma Stone And Steve Carell Face Off In 'Battle Of The Sexes' Trailer
They play tennis stars Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.
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World Basketball’s Governing Body To Reconsider Whether Players Can Wear Hijabs
“We can’t fight against one injustice without fighting against all injustices.”
Becoming Warren Buffett on HBO: Portrait of a Good Man
Author, 'Kerouac's Spontaneous Poetics'
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The shattering sound we will hear on the night of November 8th will come from the glass ceiling that has held so many women back in America.
Billie Jean King Made History 43 Years Ago Today
Billie Jean King won six Wimbledon singles championships and four U.S. Open titles. She was ranked No. 1 in the world five
The Millennial Majority are driving transformation
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Digital Comms, Content and Social Media Practitioner | Politic...
Millennials are the majority of the workforce, with more than half of them already ascending into leadership roles and transforming
Sport and Society for Arete -NBA Finals, Summitt and Howe
Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Central Flo...
It has been a fun-filled fortnight. A few weeks earlier one of the greatest hockey players in the history of the game died
LPAC Talks NYC Comedy Event "Levity & Justice for All" June 16th (AUDIO)
Emmy Award Winning Broadcast Journalist
This fabulous must-attend event features an all-star line-up of lesbian comics and activists.
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