3rd Annual Women Sports Film Festival

September 27-29, 2018, San Francisco/Oakland

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Maria Pepe: the New Jersey girl who sued to play baseball with the boys

Forty-six years after 12-year-old Maria Pepe fought for the right to play Little League baseball, her story matters more than ever

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Annie Londonderry — the first woman to bicycle around the world

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Unsung women emerge from the footnotes of history

Movement to restore ‘lost’ historical figures to prominence gathers pace with new investigations and events

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Bloody Brilliant Women: The Pioneers, Revolutionaries and Geniuses Your History Teacher Forgot to Mention, By Cathy Newman, Read by Cathy Newman

 

BBC One – Doctor Who

Adventures in Space and Time.

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Naomi Osaka’s $8.5m Adidas deal shows being a female athlete can pay

Brands are beginning to come round to the idea that female sports can pull in huge audiences and plenty of potential customers

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Aroused: The History of Hormones and How They Control Just About Everything

ON SALE NOW ORDER FROM: Barnes & Noble IndieBound Amazon Watch Highlights from Hormone History A guided tour through the strange science of hormones and the age-old quest to control them.Metabolism, behavior, sleep, mood swings, the immune system, fighting, fleeing, puberty, and sex: these are just a few of the things our bodies control with…

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Milwaukee’s south side now home to Major League-quality baseball field

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Milwaukee’s south side is now home to a Major League-quality baseball field.A ribbon-cutting ceremony at Baran Park Thursday ushered in the new era for the Felix Mantilla Little Le

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5 Female Athletes Calling Out Sexism in Sports | Care2 Causes

Tennis great Serena Williams recently called out an umpire at the U.S. Open for sexism. Many female athletes are standing up for gender equality in sports.

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Museum president brings rich history of Negro Leagues to Northwest

Bob Kendrick stepped onto the Ron Houston Center for Performing Arts stage Thursday night with one goal in mind — spreading the message of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.

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