Lighter fare

WNBA team news:

WNBA activism began after shootings in 2016.

The Liberty hosted a virtual Juneteenth panel.

The Sun have introduced a platform for social reform.

WNBA player news:

Players continue to fight for social justice, and plan many ways to protest.

Sue Bird and partner Megan Rapinoe plot their course as white allies.

Kayla Alexander talks about her experiences with racism in Canada and in the U.S.

Gabby Williams is excited for the return of hoops, but wary as health protocols are finalized.

A’ja Wilson’s interview with coach Bill Laimbeer.

Sabrina Ionescu delivered the University of Oregon’s commencement speech.

Fever rookie Lauren Cox is a competitor and ready to return to basketball.

College player news:

Northern Arizona forward Brianna Lehew has departed the program for academics.

UConn’s Batouly Camara is working to provide opportunities for girls through sport.

International news:

Michele Timms talks about inspiring a new generation of Australian stars.