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Opinion | Mary Cain’s story exemplifies a larger problem in female running culture

Opinion | Mary Cain’s story exemplifies a larger problem in female running culture

By Leah Mensch, Opinions Editor

November 11, 2019

It was primarily members of the running community who knew the name Mary Cain — until last week. Runners knew her as the girl who became a professional athlete before even graduating high school, and at age 18, moved to Portland to train with the Nike Oregon Project and Alberto Salazar upon high school graduation. At age 17, Ca...

Opinion | More male representation needed in body positivity movement

Opinion | More male representation needed in body positivity movement

By Paige Lawler, For The Pitt News

September 16, 2019

In order to help rectify these consequences, it is vital that men be equally represented in the body positivity movement.

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