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Gay Pro Athlete

Out Of The Closet And Into The Locker Room: The Business Of Coming Out In The Pros

Conor Gaughan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Conor Gaughan

When the first openly gay player comes out, he will be the darling of the media, with book deals and an ESPN documentary. It will be the biggest sports story in decades. The player will be bigger than any gay celebrity America has seen. How does it break down financially?

The Gay Jackie Robinson Will Apparently Be White

Adam Amel Rogers | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Adam Amel Rogers

I am currently researching the history of LGBT athletes on television for a study that is due out this fall, but one doesn't need a content analysis to see that an overwhelming majority of gay athletes depicted in entertainment media are white.

Ready Or Not, Here He Comes Out: The Time For A Gay Professional Athlete Is Now

Conor Gaughan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Conor Gaughan

He will inspire millions. His inbox will be flooded with emails, messages and tweets from kids who have been bullied and high school quarterbacks scared to tell their parents. He will earn a lifetime of rewards and joy from forever making the world a better place. And now is the time.