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Title IX and Gender Impacts

Title IX and Gender Impacts

This piece from ESPN The Magazine discusses the impacts of Title IX by illustrating the plight of female Yale rowers who protested their discrimation. Here is their protest statement: "These are the bodies Yale is exploiting. We have come here today to make clear how unprotected we are, to show graphically what we are being exposed to ... On a day like today, the rain freezes on our skin. Then we sit on a bus for half an hour as the ice melts into our sweats to meet the sweat that has soaked our clothes underneath ... No effective action has been taken and no matter what we hear, it doesn't make these bodies warmer, or dryer, or less prone to sickness ... We are not just healthy young things in blue and white uniforms who perform feats of strength for Yale in the nice spring weather; we are... Show More
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