Brandt Snedeker and David Feherty roll out the welcome mat for openly gay PGA Tour golfers. With an openly gay athlete, Jason Collins, playing in the NBA and Michael Sam likely to make the 2014 roster of an NFL team, the realm of sports...Show More Summary
School officials say six student profiles were cut from the yearbook, including one of an openly gay student. Featured Image: read more
The two openly gay members of Pentatonix also perform as Superfruit. Here they (briefly) cover every track on the latest Beyonce album. Over 1.7M views in less than a week.
In an interview with golf show host David Feherty, professional American golfer Brandt Snedeker said that he assumes the Professional Golf Association already has a gay player in it and that he’d welcome any player who decided to come out...
Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin has written a letter to administrators of Arkansas-based Sheridan High School, who are refusing to run a yearbook profile on openly gay student Taylor Ellis (pictured), demanding they not censor it. The letter reads...
Three major sponsors say "no thanks" to sponsoring parades that bar openly gay participants. Featured Image: read more
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two major beer manufacturers on Friday dropped sponsorship of St. Patrick's Day parades in New York City and Boston to protest bans on gays marching openly.
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YES! YES! YESSSSS!!! This is such a HUGE win!!! The Boston Beer Company, ya know the ones who brew Sam Adams, have pulled OUT of the annual South Boston St. Patrick's Day parade because the event has refused openly gay participants from marching in the parade! SO rude!! The Boston Beer Co. decided to revoke [...]
This week I talked with attorney Maura Healey, who's making a historic bid for attorney general in Massachusetts as the first openly gay candidate for the job. Maura served as Attorney General Martha Coakley's right hand for the last seven years, achieving monumental victories to protect consumers and homeowners and promote LGBT equality. Show More Summary
After two decades of activism, the fiasco on Fifth Avenue continues to exclude anybody who dares to be openly gay. Still... protesting the St. Patrick's Day Parade seems so 1991. Young queers probably don't even think it's relevant, dismissing the event as another boring parade stuffed with cops and firemen and pre-pubescent baton-twirlers. Show More Summary
Dom Gelsomino is running for a House seat in Idaho’s District 18, and he really, really wants you to know that he is both openly gay and a conservative Republican. In an interview with Boise’s ABC 6, Gelsomino is practically beaming while describing what a “treat” Idaho is in for: “Idaho gets to see its […]
Idaho's District 18 has a first on its hands. Dom Gelsomino, a Republican candidate for the district's state legislature seat, also happens to be openly gay. However, he hopes that if elected, people will recognize that as a self-described "conservative...
Brooklyn's NBA team will keep Collins, the first openly gay player in the NBA, after signing him in February to a short-term contract. Featured Image: read more
The Nets will sign Collins, the first openly gay NBA player, for the rest of the season after his short-term contract expires this weekend. The post Nets Plan To Sign Jason Collins For Rest Of NBA Season appeared first on ThinkProgr...
Openly gay Swedish footballer Anton Hysén has followed in the footsteps of Robbie Rogers and crossed the pond to sign with an American soccer league. OutSports reports that Hysén, who also (rightfully) moonlights as a male model, was signed by the Myrtle Beach Mutiny of the National Premier Soccer League earlier this week. According to gay4soccer, […]
“I am often picked on because of who I am,” 12-year-old Marcel Neergaard writes in a new op-ed published on The Huffington Post. “Sometimes being openly gay is like having a sign above my head that flashes ‘Different’ in neon colors.” The article paints a heartbreaking portrait of what life is like for too many gay youths in […]
Robbie Rogers keeps his total concentration on the soccer ball in this brand new feature from Flaunt magazine’s latest issue. Here’s what the 26-year-old openly gay soccer star had to share with the mag: On his past inner conflict: “There were a lot of moments where I was just miserable when I should’ve been happy. [...]
Incumbent endorsements are nothing new in politics. Incumbents who raise funds for candidates aren’t news either. However, when one of the most vocal openly gay state lawmakers requests funding in a race where one candidate is openly gay and another is not- that is news. Representative Drenner endorsed Elena Parent early on, but now is making […]
Openly gay NFL prospect Michael Sam has begun selling self-branded items including t-shirts and buttons. Towleroad reports that proceeds will benefit a St. Louis charity for at-risk youth.