Category: Issues

Robbie Rogers Joins Athlete Ally Board

Robbie Rogers has joined the Advisory Board of Athlete Ally, the group founded by wrestler Hudson Taylor to further LGBT acceptance in sports. It is Rogers’ first official role as an LGBT advocate. In...

Nike Will Sponsor Out Athletes

One of the assumed big fears for a male pro coming out of the closet is the loss of endorsement deals, and it looks like Nike is looking to allay that worry. According to...

Robbie Rogers First TV Interviews Tonight

Robbie Rogers will be giving his first television interviews since coming out two months ago tonight, on Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN and Nightline on ABC. Nightline has this blog post about the interview...

LGBT Ally? Soccer Fan? Let Us Know!

Last week I gave thoughts on Robbie Rogers’ coming out and his interviews since then, and one of my takeaways was that it’s time to double down efforts to make soccer a better atmosphere...

Marriage Equality: Take a Stand, Not a Side.

While the issue of marriage equality is being argued within the Supreme Court this week (and for many weeks to come), the issue has rested in our everyday lives for years. Recently, groups such...