James Bridget Gordon

Gender and Chess

Few sports expose the hypocrisy behind gender segregation in sports and games than chess. Gender segregation in sports is a persistent, pernicious, and damaging problem to grapple with, largely because the people who are most invested keeping women separate (and profoundly unequal) in sporting competition aren't particularly interested in an

James Bridget Gordon

English Football Has an Accountability Problem with Violence Against Women

Last week, former Manchester United player Phil Neville was named the new manager of the England Women's National Team. Neville filled a post left vacant by Mark Sampson, who resigned in disgrace following a steady stream of allegations concerning his behavior toward players. The public placed increased scrutiny on the

James Bridget Gordon