PBS NewsHour

After 25 years of resilience, will the WNBA see equality?

Clip: 05/21/2021 | 6m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

The Women’s National Basketball Association is celebrating its 25th anniversary this week. The WNBA has fought for national recognition of its athletes and has been at the forefront of the fights for racial justice and LGBTQ equality. Despite its share of financial hurdles, the WNBA has stayed resilient and relevant. Sue Bird of the champion Seattle Storm joins Amna Nawaz to discuss the league.

Aired: 05/21/21

Rating: NR

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