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Book Review: The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier’s Education, by Craig M. Mullaney.

In Phoenix’s 110-plus degree summers, my husband survived high school football practices where coaches sometimes withheld water or made players run laps without stopping until they puked. When he told me about it, I was bewildered. “Why didn’t you just walk off the field?” That’s what high-school-me would have done in a similar situation. Then […]

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Sports

Women to Watch in London 2012: Katie Taylor

Your feminist-friendly guide to the women of the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics. First up: Ireland’s Katie Taylor.