Is sexism the new racism?

January 28, 2011

SOCCER-ENGLAND/SEXISMJimmy the Greek, formerly known as Dimetrios Georgios Synodinos, was a professional gambler who won national renown on the CBS television network show “NFL Today” where he quoted the odds on American football.

Smith and sport laid the groundwork for Obama’s rise

February 13, 2009

John Carlos and Tommie Smith receive their "Arthur Ashe Courage Awards" at the 2008 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles, REUTERS/Danny MoloshokTommie Smith in retirement is relaxed and friendly. He speaks without rancour of the harsh years after he outraged white America by raising a black-gloved fist and bowing his head on the victory podium at the 1968 Olympics in protest at his country’s treatment of its blacks.