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Smell Your Arm

Focus on what you know you can do. Know what you’re capable of on any given day, and what you can count on. Do the  370 more words

Mili's story: Short-haired Mili Hernandez banned from playing soccer because she looked 'like a boy'

Last month, a story about a young girl pursuing her dreams in America caught the attention of the women’s football community, Megan Cleary looks at the consequences and reaction… 1,344 more words

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Let Her Play

I just saw an article from Fox Sports titled “Abby Wambach, Mia Hamm reach out to 8-year-old disqualified from tournament for ‘looking like a boy’”. 427 more words

8-Year-Old Girl’s Soccer Team Disqualified Because She ‘Looks Like A Boy’

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OMAHA, Neb. (CBSMiami) — An 8-year-old girl’s soccer tournament was cut short over the weekend and her family says it’s due to her hair cut. 185 more words

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Outrage as girls team punished for player "looking like a boy"; Wambach, Hamm voice support

There’s outrage pouring into Nebraska from around the world of soccer after organizers kicked a team out of an all-girls final for a clerical error that listed a short-haired girl as being a boy. 183 more words

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Girl Booted From Soccer Tournament Because Her Short Hair Made Her 'Look Like a Boy'

Eight-year-old Milagros “Mili” Hernandez looks like an 11-year-old when she glides past opponents on the soccer field. But to some, she merely looks like a boy due to her pixie haircut — which cost her team a spot in the finals of a Nebraska tournament last weekend. 457 more words

8-Year-Old Girl's Soccer Team Disqualified Because She 'Looks Like A Boy'

OMAHA, Neb. (CBS) — An 8-year-old girl’s soccer tournament was cut short over the weekend and her family says it’s due to her hair cut. 193 more words

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