Womens World Cup

Why We're Forfeiting Our World Cup Playoff Game

Stephanie Tenenbaum | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada
Stephanie Tenenbaum

Our team learned during training camp that even though some of us may have not have grown up in Israel, Israel is our home. In this same spirit, the entire team supports our decision to not play our scheduled playoff match in Oshawa this Saturday, on Shabbat, in recognition of Israeli culture and the uniqueness of the day. We will leave proud to have represented our values, our people, and our homeland.

Give Homophobia the Red Card: Cleaning Up Women's Soccer by 2015

Edward Jackson | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada
Edward Jackson

Discrimination takes the form of harsh anti-lesbian talk that creates and sustains a climate of intolerance and fear. And in some countries, such discrimination can spark deadly violence and loss of life. Maybe Canada can contribute to this struggle, as it will host the 2015 Women's World Cup.