#Olympics

  • Article: Caster Semenya Won’t Be Allowed to Defend Her World Championship Title After Court Ruling

    Caster Semenya Won’t Be Allowed to Defend Her World Championship Title After Court Ruling

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 31, 2019

    The Olympian said she'll “fight for the human rights of all female athletes concerned". Read more

  • Article: Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Donated Electronic Waste

    Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Donated Electronic Waste

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|July 24, 2019

    E-waste is the world’s fastest growing waste stream. Read more

  • Article: South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 23, 2019

    South Korea’s human rights commission is opening its largest-ever inquiry into abuse in sports. Read more

  • Article: The Refugee Olympic Team Will Return for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo

    The Refugee Olympic Team Will Return for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 10, 2018

    The team is expected to be much bigger. Read more

  • Article: Aly Raisman and 140 Sexual Abuse Survivors Honored with ESPY Courage Award

    Aly Raisman and 140 Sexual Abuse Survivors Honored with ESPY Courage Award

    By Daniele Selby|July 19, 2018

    More than 200 girls and women have accused the former USA Gymnastics doctor of abuse. Read more

  • Article: Recycled Cell Phone Gold Will Be Used for 2020 Olympic Medals

    Recycled Cell Phone Gold Will Be Used for 2020 Olympic Medals

    By Joe McCarthy|March 14, 2018

    The 2020 Olympics could be the start of a “zero-emissions future.” Read more

  • Article: Gymnast Aly Raisman Is Taking the US Olympic Committee to Court

    Gymnast Aly Raisman Is Taking the US Olympic Committee to Court

    By Daniele Selby|March 2, 2018

    “I refuse to wait any longer,” Raisman said. The time for justice is now. Read more

  • Article: Women Are Showing Why They’re the Real MVPs of This Year’s Olympics

    Women Are Showing Why They’re the Real MVPs of This Year’s Olympics

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 23, 2018

    They’re showing the world how to skate, ski, and sled like a girl. Read more