Topics :: Pro-GLBT sports organizations

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Robbie Rogers Says 'No Way' to FIFA for Anti-Gay World Cup

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Dec 20, 2014
LA Galaxy star and unrepentant hunk Robbie Rogers blasted FIFA for on Thursday for their decision to hold the 2018 and 2022 World Cups in the virulently anti-gay countries of Russia and Qatar, respectively.

Sam's 2nd Chance Comes on Cowboy's Practice Squad

By Schuyler Dixon | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
Michael Sam's second chance will be with the Dallas Cowboys. Coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday that the league's first openly gay player will be added to the practice roster.

Some White Sox Fans Angered Over LGBT Event

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
Some fans of the Chicago White Sox took to social media websites this week, expressing their outrage that the baseball team will host a LGBT-friendly event called "LGBT Pride Night: Out at the Sox."

MLB Appoints Billy Bean Consultant for Inclusion

By Dave Campbell | Wednesday Jul 16, 2014
The burden of being gay became too great for Billy Bean to bear during his playing career, so he quit rather than seek support for his secret. Nearly two decades later, part of Bean's new job will be to help keep someone else from making the same decision

Donald Trump Not Thrilled About Michael Sam Kissing His Boyfriend

By Jason St. Amand | Monday May 12, 2014
Real estate tycoon and comb-over queen Donald Trump says that the kiss between Michael Sam and his partner Vito Cammisano was "pretty out there."

Dolphins Fine Jones For Negative Tweets About Michael Sam

Monday May 12, 2014
Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones was fined an undisclosed amount Sunday and will undergo educational training after sending a negative tweet about Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be selected in the NFL draft.

Del Shores Emcees Drag Queen World Series; Funds for Life Group LA

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday May 6, 2014
On May 10, comedian and writer Del Shores will serve as the emcee for the 3rd Annual Drag Queen World Series, with all funds going to The Life Group LA.

NHL 1st US Pro-League to Support LGBT Rights

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Jan 9, 2014
How does a hyper-masculine sport historically dominated by white players put itself in the forefront of LGBT equality among North American professional sports leagues? In the case of the National Hockey League (NHL), it was as simple making a video.

Laryssa Husiak’s "She Is King" Looks at BJK Legacy

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jan 7, 2014
Playwright Laryssa Husiak brings tennis legend and feminist icon Billie Jean King to life in "She is King," a play that recaps three television interviews at seminal points in King’s life.

Play Yourself Fit

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Nov 8, 2013
In cities and towns across the country, there are tons of opportunities to join walking groups, soccer teams, baseball teams, cross fit clubs, and dance schools. If you have friends with like minds, you can form your own group.

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