Accuracy in Media

Washington Post Soccer Op-Ed Criticized Trump Refugee Executive Order, Can’t Back It Up with Data

A soccer op-ed at the Washington Post said that fear and outrage were common feelings among the soccer community in the U.S. after President Donald Trump’s executive order to vet refugees, which led to travel restrictions for those coming from seven countries. The irony is that the op-ed admitted that no current American soccer player […]

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US Women’s Soccer Players File Suit for Equal Pay

Well, the U.S. Soccer Federation has a discrimination lawsuit on its hands now: According to ESPN.com, Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe and Becky Sauerbrunn attached their names to the suit after a 2015 financial report found that U.S. women’s players made close to four times less than U.S. men’s players despite having […]

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January 2017

1/31/2017 - Washington Post Soccer Op-Ed Criticized Trump Refugee Executive Order, Can’t Back It Up with Data

April 2016

4/1/2016 - US Women’s Soccer Players File Suit for Equal Pay