Category Archives: sports

LGBT History: Photos from the Gay Rodeo circa 1990

Some posts back, I told you about the new photography exhibit on Gay Rodeo opening up at Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis, Ind. The exhibit features the photos of Blake Little who’s subjects are competitors from the International Gay Rodeo Association. Now, … Continue reading

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Russian Games for LGBT Athletes Suffer Under the Gay Propaganda Law

While the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi may have come to a close, Russia’s Open Games for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender athletes have suffered organizational setbacks in securing housing and sports venues. From The Moscow Times: Days after … Continue reading

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LGBT Profile: UFC Fighter Liz Carmouche

Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche has led a remarkable professional life. A former Marine helicopter electrician, she served three tours of duty in the Middle East. Then, as a fighter in the UFC, she catapulted herself into the top 10 female fighters … Continue reading

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Comic Strip Kyle’s Bed and Breakfast Protests Sochi Olympics

I’m not sure that I quite the entire message of the suit and fake blood packets together. I take it as a commentary on support of gay Russian’s and the violence the face. Other interpretations?

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International Olympic Committee vs. Real World on Anti-Gay Laws

The below is a screen shot from the blog Joe.My.God. Click on the image to enlarge it for better reading. While Nigeria is not Russia, the fact that these articles appear next to each other speaks to the problem with … Continue reading

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LGBT Night Out, The College Version

Pride Night for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community have been staples for pro sports teams like those in my hometown of Washington, DC. Outsports.com is reporting on a college version of the same idea in Ohio: Gay … Continue reading

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#LoveAlwaysWins Campaign Begins to Counter Russia’s Anti-Gay Propaganda Law

From a press release posted to Joe. My. God. Today All Out, an organization mobilizing millions of people and their social networks to build a powerful global movement for love and equality, released a new short video as part of … Continue reading

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