August 13, 2012
The heavily scrutinized South African runner won a silver medal, but some are wondering whether she gave up the gold on purpose.
by Genetta M. Adams onAugust 11, 2012
Is it fair to judge the U.S. Olympic hurdler on her looks more than for her athletic ability?
August 10, 2012
Usain Bolt to "close the show" with the 4x100. Claressa Shields wins United States' first-ever boxing gold.
August 8, 2012
The two U.S. medalists and the "favorite" who came in fourth in the women's 100-meter all think they lost out when it came to coverage.
by Wendy Hilliard onAugust 8, 2012
Wendy Hilliard, the first African-American athlete to represent a U.S. team in rhythmic gymnastics, writes in a piece for CNN that the black gymnastics champion is important because of what she can teach us about our potential to reach "spectacular goals."
by Kirsten West Savali onAugust 7, 2012
In a piece for NewsOne, Kirsten West Savali challenges those who claim that it's "living in the past" to recognize black achievement at the Olympics or elsewhere.
August 6, 2012
In today's link roundup: The Olympic medalist responds to the silliest conversation surrounding the Olympic Games. Plus: What exactly did LoLo Jones do wrong?
August 6, 2012
What's really behind Fox News' nitpicking about the attire of the African-American gymnast?
by Deron Snyder onAugust 3, 2012
Loose Ball: She might inspire more black girls to try gymnastics, but that's not the big picture.
August 3, 2012
The veteran black Olympian changes her bio, gets emotional and looks to the future.
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