The Case of Caster Semenya

The case of Caster Semenya has seen the admini­stration of athletics go about as badly wrong as it pos­sibly can. Semenya is the 18-year-old South African woman who won the 800-meter World Champion­ships in Berlin this August, having improved her per­sonal best by startling margins: in the final of the 800 meters African Junior Championship […]