Adidas, which also earned a perfect score in HRC’s equality index, has taken the sponsorship of gay athletes one step further. Stating that diversity is a “central part of the Adidas Group philosophy,” the sportswear giant recently announced that it had amended its endorsement contract to ensure against cancelations or changes should an athlete come out as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender. “The Group has reached a level of its evolution that cannot be ignored,” wrote Norbert Teston, a leader of the company’s LGBT employee resource division.
Soccer Federation, alleging wage discrimination. The plaintiffs allege that members of the team earn as much as four times less than members of the men’s team, despite winning the 2015 women’s World Cup and gold in the 2012 London Olympic Games. Women’s soccer team is the world’s best.
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Like Russell Westbrook, Victor Oladipo, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony, among others, Green is a Jordan Brand player. In a video released by The Players’ Tribune, Green talks about his special edition Jordans. On the side of the shoe, there’s a symbol representing Green’s scar.
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