Rio Olympics

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Aug 25, 2016
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Gender binary myth persists at Rio Olympics

rabble staff
The controversy around Caster Semenya's eligibility to participate in women's track at the 2016 Olympics brings to light one of society's most persistent and destructive myths.
Blog
Aug 12, 2016

Any Black folks in the house?

Robin Browne
I would congratulate Afro Brazilians for being more than half the population -- if I could only find them.
Book Review
Aug 4, 2016

The Olympics are not what they seem

Jacqueline Kennelly
So, the Rio Olympics start on Friday. Instead of the typical media tributes to Olympic success, let's look at the political resistance to the Olympic behemoth, past and present.
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