Let Women Join the Fight, by Michael Benjamin
The role of women in MMA was catapulted into the debate for lifting the NY ban on the sport early this year when the National Center for Domestic and Sexual Violence disingenuously lobbied our legislators in favor of keeping the ban in place.
You can read the NCDSV letter and my rebuttal here: Rebuttal: The NCDSV has it all wrong
For some other perspectives from or about women and MMA, check these past posts:
- New York needs Women Fighters for MMA legalization
- Fighter/instructor Caroline Portugal weighs in on NCDSV anti-MMA memo
- Beth Hurrle of Gal's Guide to MMA: rebuttal to NCDSV
- Gina Carano on New York Mixed Martial Arts