Tag: Billie Jean King

Tennis CEO Steps Down After Sexist Remarks

Raymond Moore,CEO and tournament director of the BNP Paribas Open,has resigned from his position following his sexist comments about women tennis players, such as the athletes “should be down on their knees” to show gratitude to men. “When I come back in my next life I want to be someone…

How the U.S. Is Protesting Russia's Anti-Gay Laws During the Olympics

By Chris Hoenig They’re not calling it a protest, but the United States’ disapproval of Russia’s anti-gay laws are equally clear both in who will and will not be representing the U.S. at the opening and closing ceremonies of February’s Winter Olympics in Sochi. The official U.S. Presidential delegations include…