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LGBT Athletes Speak Up by Coming Out | SPEAK UP WITH JIMMY NGUYEN (VIDEO)

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 06.24.2014 | Gay Voices
Jimmy Nguyen

Cyd Ziegler, co-founder of OutSports, talks with me about the societal impact of athletes speaking up about their sexual orientation, and what can be done to improve LGBT acceptance in sports.

Being True on Opening Day

Anthony Nicodemo | Posted 03.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Anthony Nicodemo

When I came out in June, many members of the media questioned what would happen when the high school basketball team I coach began playing games. How would my players react? What about opposing teams? Opposing coaches? Opposing fans?

Over the Line: Allies in the LGBT Sports Movement

Patrick Burke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Patrick Burke

There are LGBT athletes ready, willing, and able to speak on their own behalf. Why am I, a straight man, explaining what it must feel like to be an LGBT athlete when I am surrounded by dozens of LGBT athletes more than capable of sharing their own stories? Why are we suffocating LGBT voices?

High Schools Tackle Bullying In Unique Way

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 11.01.2013 | Gay Voices

"If you can play, you can play." That's the anti-bullying message that student athletes in Colorado are sending with a statewide video contest desi...

Gay Former NFL Star Named Executive Director Of Major LGBT Organization

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.20.2013 | Gay Voices

Wade Davis, a former NFL player who publicly came out in 2012, has been named the Executive Director of the You Can Play project, an anti-homophobia a...

NHL Announces Groundbreaking Support For Gay Athletes

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.11.2013 | Gay Voices

The National Hockey League (NHL) has offered its support of gay rights with the announcement of a new partnership to combat homophobia in sports. ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.05.2012 | New York
Len Berman

What will the NFL do about the New Orleans Saints bounty system? It's come to light that the players were paid bonuses for maiming opposing players and knocking them out of games.