Indiana University Will No Longer Accept Athletes With History Of Sexual Violence

Indiana University is taking a big step toward combat sexual assault and violence against women on its campus. On Wednesday, the university released a new policy banning any prospective student who has a history of sexual assault or domestic violence from joining any of the school’s athletic programs. The policy bars the acceptance of any transfer […]

Former U.S. Rhythmic Gymnast Pens Powerful Essay On ‘Crippling’ Sexual Abuse

Former U.S. rhythmic gymnast Jessica Howard is fighting to end what she calls “crippling” abuse plaguing USA Gymnastics, which she said she experienced nearly 18 years ago. In an essay for The New York Times published Wednesday, Howard, the U.S. champion of rhythmic gymnastics from 1999 to 2001, railed against the sport’s national governing body […]

University Of Minnesota Football Players End Boycott Over Sexual Assault Suspensions

University of Minnesota football players announced Saturday morning that they had ended the boycott of all team activities they launched earlier this week, according to a statement emailed to the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The team will immediately resume preparations for the team’s Holiday Bowl appearance, the players said. The football players launched the short-lived boycott […]

Bikram Yoga Creator Loses It When Asked About Sexual Assault Allegations

More than a dozen women have accused beloved yoga guru Bikram Choudhury of sexual assault. He has fervently denied the accusations and was recently profiled for a new feature on HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.” Sports journalist Andrea Kremer interviewed the yogi, as well as three of his accusers. She spent time speaking to […]