The 2010 sports journalism class at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism wrote about the role of women in sports. You’ll find their efforts here, in a package titled “Life on the Fringes: How and Why Sports Marginalizes Women.” The first story, by Heather Higgins, is all about the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. I would argue that the Cowboys Cheerleaders organization does the opposite of marginalizing women, but what do I know? I’m just a man who likes short shorts.
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