• The WNBA Was Just Honored For Its Work to Lead Conversations About Racial Justice

    11 days ago - By Pop Sugar

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    The players of the WNBA were honored during the Women's Sports Foundation 's 41st annual Salute to Women in Sports, hosted by Laila Ali on Oct. 14, for their commitment to social justice this season. They were given the Wilma Rudolph Courage Award, named after the world-record-holding Olympian (note: Rudolph was the first American woman to win three track-and-field gold medals in a single Olympics ).
    In addition to wearing warmup shirts supporting the Black Lives Matter movement and jerseys adorned with Breonna Taylor's name, players also spoke openly about Taylor's case , and they...
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