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USWNT

U.S. Women Boycotting Hockey World Championship in Wage Dispute

A lawyer for the U.S. women's hockey team says athletes receive $1,000 a month and little else, and are expected to train year-round.
Patrick Sauer
3.15.17
nwsl

When It Comes to Diversity, Is Women's Soccer Making Progress?

U.S. soccer has long been criticized for its lack of diversity. Half the first-round picks in the NWSL draft this year were women of colour, but that doesn't appear to be the result of larger structural changes.
Stephanie Yang
2.27.17
Alex Morgan

Alex Morgan Signing Overseas is Troubling for NWSL

After orchestrating a move to the Orlando Pride, Morgan has signed with French side Lyon and will miss a huge chunk of the NWSL season.
Howard Megdal
12.21.16
USWNT

U.S. Soccer Goes All 'Murica on Megan Rapinoe Taking a Knee

It's a terrifying window into what freedoms we do represent, when players are slapped on the wrist for exercising them.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.17.16
SEXISM

Hope Solo's Suspension was Hypocritical, and Worse Yet, Sexist

For years, U.S. Soccer enabled Hope Solo's behavior, and then ended up kicking her off the women's national team because of it.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
8.25.16
Sweden

USWNT Suffers Most Surprising Loss in Its History—Now What?

The U.S. women's soccer team should take Friday's stunning quarterfinals loss to Sweden as an opportunity to reinvent itself.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
8.12.16
Rio 2016

Women's Soccer Players Jeered with Homophobic Slurs at Olympics

The chants occurred during the U.S. women's soccer game against New Zealand on Wednesday, and Canada's game against Australia on Thursday.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.5.16
USWNT

USWNT Administered a Drubbing to Colombia With Some Gloriously Cheeky Goals

Julie Johnston tallied two on the day, Christen Press one, and a couple devastating chips were enjoyed by all.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.10.16
USWNT

A Modest Proposal for Replacing the USMNT with the Women's National Team

This week it was revealed that the U.S. Women's National Team was paid less than the men's team, despite the former being way better. There's an easy fix for that.
Corbin Smith
4.1.16
USWNT

USWNT Members File Federal Complaint Alleging Wage Discrimination

USWNT are going hard after U.S. Soccer for equal pay.
Sean Newell
3.31.16
Alex Morgan

This Alex Morgan Goal is Fantastic

Alex Morgan scored a beautiful goal to tie Germany in an eventual Women's National Team win.
Sean Newell
3.10.16