LGBT Athletes

LGBT Athletes

Dale Scott and his husband Mike Rausch/Referee Magazine
Top News Sports
While there has yet to be an out Major League Baseball player, MLB umpire Dale Scott has come out of the closet and publicly announced he is gay. ...
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Olympic.org Photo/Nanjing 2014
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The International Olympic Committee approved Proposal 14 to include non-discrimination regarding sexual orientation in Principle 6 in the 2020 Olympics. ...
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Jason Collins Sports Illustrated
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Jason Collins, who wore No. 98 as a tribute to Matthew Shepard, said his most poignant moment was when he met his family. ...
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IOC President Bach and Russia's President Putin
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The IOC and President Bach came under heavy criticism from LGBT advocates, as well as Olympic sponsors for holding the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. ...
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Betty DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi (l-r) at the Paley Center Gala.
Entertainment
Portia de Rossi, Jason Collins, Katherine Moennig and Jesse Tyler Ferguson got together at the L.A. Benefit Gala to celebrate LGBT equality on television. ...
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Top News Sports
Athlete Ally, the nation’s largest non-profit org in LGBT sports, is honoring Yogi Berra, James Blake, Jason Collins, Martina Navratilova, KPMG, and WNBA. ...
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Gay rugby players from around the world took part in a huge training session in Sydney Wednesday in the lead-up to the Bingham Cup. ...
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Sports
LGBT athletes like Jason Collins, Brittney Griner, Darren Young, and more are #ProudToPlay a role in YouTube's newest LGBT Pride campaign. ...
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Top News Sports
Sam is the latest high-profile athlete to come out as LGBT with others including the NBA's Jason Collins, the WNBA's Brittney Griner, WWE's Darren Young, UFC's Liz Carmouche, MMA's Fallon Fox and Major League Soccer's Robbie Rogers. ...
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Health
Friday the U.S. Senate passed the National Defense Authorization Act of 2014, which includes important language directing the Secretary of Defense to issue a report on Department of Defense personnel policies regarding members of the armed services who have HIV or Hepatitis B. ...
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