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  • Condoleezza Rice Breaks Gender Barrier at Augusta Golf Club

    Aug 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made history this morning as one of the first women to be admitted to Augusta National Golf Club. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Rice joins business executive Darla Moore of Lake City, South Carolina, as the private club’s first female members. “This is a joyous occasion as we enthusiastically […]

  • The Masters Tournament Criticized for Club Barring Women

    Apr 6, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Racism isn’t the only discrimination system that is alive and well in today’s society. One would believe that women’s rights were still being shelved as if they were still fighting for voting rights during the suffrage movement of the 19th century with the latest light being shed on the golf club hosting the Masters, but […]

  • Barkley, Thompson Blast Masters Head over Tiger Comments

    Apr 9, 10 by EurPublisher 7 Comments

    *Charles Barkley and John Thompson are fuming over comments made Wednesday at a pre-Masters press conference by Billy Payne (who runs the annual tournament in Augusta) regarding the return of Tiger Woods to his event. Here’s a portion of what Payne said: As he ascended in our rankings of the world’s great golfers, he became […]