August 6, 2015 8:00 pm -

8467926_GA kids basketball team from Charlottesville, Virginia, has been disqualified from the finals of the  National Travel Basketball Association (NTBA) tournament simply because they have a talented young girl, Kymora Johnson, on their team.

Johnson has played on the team for three years.and has competed in hundreds of tournaments for the team. She even competed in two Travel Basketball Association tournaments, according to her mother. But not this year, the NTBA says.

Since the tournament does have both girls and boys teams, Kymora will be allowed to participate as part of a female team, and her male teammates are showing their solidarity with her by wearing pink uniforms as they make their way through the NTBA tournament….READ MORE at

D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.