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More Gay Supportive Players in the NFL

Chris Kluwe and Brendon Ayanbadejo aren’t the only NFL players who are supportive of gays. Outsports.com has a list of, at least, 28 others: Ricky Jean Francois, Isaac Sopoaga, Donte Whitner and Ahmad Brooks (San Francisco 49ers):  The four defensive … Continue reading

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Are gay rights views shifting in NFL?

Related to the gay marriage equality support of NFL Players Chris Kluwe and Brendan Ayanbadejo, I wanted to highlight this article on attitudes in the NFL from USA Today: BALTIMORE — Gay slurs are common in pro football. Brendon Ayanbadejo … Continue reading

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This is What Will Get Us to Equality

Equality advocates and activists have been asking what will it take to get us past the often neck-and-neck polling on gay marriage equality. Look no further than Baltimore Raven Brendon Ayanbadejo and Minnesota Viking Chris Kluwe. Both men have become … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: Slurs in Sports

The below comes from James Greenhalgh, a Toronto Blue Jays fan who posted a photo of Yunel Escobar. A Blue Jays shortstop who had a “Tu Ere Maricon” (roughly translated as “you are a faggot”) written in his eye-black: “I … Continue reading

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