Why Being a Man And a Feminist Are Impossible In Sports

Posted in Blogroll on September 15th, 2010 by Okori Wadsworth


Let’s be real about something. In a lot of ways, what the byline of this piece tells you is more about you than me. It is a considered truth that being a feminist in sports is terribly complicated. But it has never been harder than it was this past week.

Full Disclosure before I go any farther: I have never been in a locker room, and I have no desire to be. But just because of that it does not mean that I am going to stand idly by while sexual harrassment is explained away with a combination of defenses each more implausible and utterly ridiculous than the last one.

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