Posted on June 23, 2017 Issues: Athletics Education & Title IX

At the national and state levels, girls of color and girls from low-income communities receive far fewer athletic opportunities than white girls, white boys, and boys of color. The National Women’s Law Center in 2015 reported that girls from heavily minority high schools have only 39 percent of the opportunities to play sports as girls at heavily white schools. The implications of these disparities have immediate as well as long-term consequences.

Outlet: The Huffington Post
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