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The Term Homophobia Is Improper
Mediator, Family Law Attorney, Collaborative Law Practitioner,...
Religion aside, I firmly believe that those who argue that homosexuality is a choice do so in order to justify senseless beatings of gays and lesbians, and continued discrimination and mistreatment against them. I also believe without a doubt that it is a choice to be a nasty human being.
My Thoughts on Michael Sam and LGBT at Sochi
Retired NFL Super Bowl XLVII Champion; Fox Sports analyst
Just after the IOC gave athletes the go ahead to speak their minds, the Russian police arrested four activists in St Petersburg under the LGBT propaganda laws.
Michael Sam: "Unnecessary Roughness"
Journalist and Author,
Michael Sam is a gay black man, but should that be a strike against
because there are people too afraid to play alongside him?
Ex-NFL Player Claims Teammates Smoked Weed During Super Bowl Week
Speculation as Sport: Rumors, Gossip and Outing in the Sports World
Wade Davis II
Executive Director, You Can Play Project; Former NFL player; T...
I have been distraught sitting back watching athletes answer unnecessary and inappropriate questions around their sexuality due to our lack of true compassion, dignity and love for all. We now exist in a society where our own obsession with others trumps respect for others' personal lives.
Former NFL Player: Chris Kluwe Was '100% Right'
Over the Line: Allies in the LGBT Sports Movement
President, You Can Play Project
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?
LOOK: 'Doctor Who' Star Drops Trou For NOH8 Campaign
LOOK: NFL Star Goes Nude For Gay Rights Campaign
Could A Mobile App Combat Homophobia And Sexism?
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Brendon Ayanbadejo On NFL: 'I Think It's Ready To Start ... Being Proactive'
How Men Leading LGBT Rights in Sports Culture Can Help Stop Violence Against Women
President and CEO, Breakthrough
It's only a short step from "don't cry like a girl" and "don't be a bitch" to "women are inferior." These assumptions and connections, part of what many are calling "toxic masculinity," enable violence against gay (or "effeminate" men) and violence against women alike.
Chris Kluwe And Brendon Ayanbadejo Were Not Cut For LGBT Activism
If these are just football matters, why are we seeing all the headlines about these men being cut for supporting gays and lesbians? It's simple: Because people still want to believe that the NFL hates gay people.
The Two Authors Who Set the Stage for Jason Collins
Associate Editor, Atria Books
When Jason Collins decided to reveal the life he'd kept secret for so long, Harris, Dean, James Baldwin before them, and many other literary figures had already been on set, prepping the scene, readying our minds for what's to come.
Does Kluwe's Firing Bode Ill for Gay NFL Players?
LGBT civil rights advocate
Think about it: if coming out as an ally and publicly supporting equality is considered a "distraction," how will an NFL team react to the avalanche of media attention, accolades, hate mail, death threats, etc. when an active player actually comes out as gay?
Did LGBT Advocacy Cost NFL Player His Job?
Brendon Ayanbadejo Says Gay Doesn't Equal Femininity
Will Jason Collins Find His Branch Rickey?
Gay Former NFL Player To Support Youth Pride
NFL Meets With Gay Rights Groups
Pro Football Player Joins Fight Against Homophobia In Sports
Are We Making Progress on Gay and Lesbian Issues?
Jeff Kelly Lowenstein
Journalism Professor, Columbia College
Progress on social issues, like beauty in the stereotypical phrase, is in the eye of the beholder.
WATCH: Ayanbadejo Clarifies Statement About Gay NFL Players With Anderson Cooper
Ayanbadejo: 4 Gay NFL Players Could Come Out 'Sooner Than You Think'
Ayanbadejo Sets Record Straight On Release
Football Player Says It Would Be 'Selfish' To Be Openly Gay In The NFL
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