For centuries, women all over the world have fought and ruled, written and taught. They've done business, explored, revolted and invented. They’ve done everything men have done - and a lot of things they haven't.
Don’t worry hockey, Caroline Ouellette is not going anywhere. She's just shifting her focus to helping and mentoring others. A letter to her daughter/retirement announcement from the Canadian hockey player for CBC Sports, 25 Sept 2018.
Naomi Osaka, 20, just became the 1st Japanese player to win a Grand Slam. Rather than cheer Osaka, the crowd, commentators & officials all expressed shock and grief that Serena Williams lost. Maureen Callahan for New York Post, 8 Sept 2018.
"it was so much more than gold. It was validation for every woman that had worn the red, white and blue over the last 20 years." Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson of the USA Women's Hockey team on the fight for equality & GOLD. Players Trib, Feb '18.
USA's Women's Hockey Team wins a gold medal in the 2018 Olympics just a year after winning their battle to get, y'know, paid and treated like humans and stuff. Article by Bill Plaschke for the LA Times, 22 Feb 2018.