Sen. Kelly Loeffler drew sharp backlash after she claimed that Black Lives Matter "seeks to destroy American principles."
Her 3-year-old daughter, she tells ESSENCE, has been "struggling."
Loeffler, a Georgia Republican, is the co-owner of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream and has drawn furious backlash from her stance on BLM.
Irons was wrongfully convicted of burglary and assault.
Sheryl Swoopes, Lisa Leslie, and Rebecca Lobo were the first players to sign during the WNBA's inaugural season, inspiring women everywhere.
Young women of color were given the opportunity to shoot some of the WNBA's current players, creating stunning portraits of the athletes.