Women’s World Cup: As champions for equality, USWNT to be admired in its fight for lasting change

(CNN)It has been impossible to ignore the US Women’s National Team in this World Cup, but so too impossible not to admire them. “It is time for the Federation to correct this disparity once and for all.” It was an act which arguably emphasized that that not only was this World Cup win a victory for the US, but for everyone striving for equality and social justice too. The Netherlands, of course, will perhaps think differently as they lick their wounds. The US has seen off the best teams in the world in France. In England and France, it has beaten the sides ranked No.3 and No.4 respectively and, to secure its country’s fourth world title, swept aside the Netherlands, …