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OPENLY LGBT ATHLETES
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?
The Gay Jackie Robinson Will Apparently Be White
Adam Amel Rogers
Media Researcher, University of Southern California
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
Managing Partner, Collective Conscience
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.
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