‘Definitely wasn’t easy’: Gymnast Simone Biles on whirlwind week before Gold Over America Tour
The CDC recommends ivermectin as a treatment for refugees to treat parasitic infections. But a tweet by Dr. Simone Gold, who touts ivermectin as a treatment for COVID-19, references the CDC guidance without explaining why refugees are given the drug.
Former gymnast Rachael Denhollander, the first to publicly accuse Larry Nassar of sexual abuse, says the case exposes a systemic failure to take abuse allegations seriously. "What happens to the survivors who don’t have Olympians headlining their case?"
From July 27-29, @Simone_Biles accounted for 64% of all athlete mentions in tweets that mentioned the handle of any U.S. Olympians during the Tokyo Games.
“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way it treats its children,” Biles said. “It is the power of that statement that compels me to be in front of you today.”
"To be clear, I blame Larry Nassar and I also blame an entire system that enabled and perpetrated his abuse," Simone Biles gives her opening statement at a Senate hearing on the FBI's handling of the Larry Nassar investigation.
On her IG stories, Simone Biles responds to people who think she “quit” on her team by explaining the “the twisties” she’s been experiencing and what it feels like “not having your mind and body in sync” ….
After further medical evaluation, Simone Biles has withdrawn from the final individual all-around competition. We wholeheartedly support Simone’s decision and applaud her bravery in prioritizing her well-being. Her courage shows, yet again, why she is a role model for so many.
Simone Biles won nationals w/broken toes in both feet, worlds w/a kidney stone, and has carried the burden of being a face of sexual assault survivors as a national institution failed to support them Half of y'all yelling about "toughness" can't handle wearing a mask in Wegman's