Homosexuality

Former Cincinnati Bengals PR head said there were 3 players assumed to be gay

‘We are all losers until the day a gay Bengals player can put his husband’s photo in his locker,’ Jack Brennan says.Jack Brennan was the head of …

Gay Athletes

29 of the 30 Most-Consumed Songs This Year Are By Men

Breakout singer-songwriter Julia Michaels is the only solo woman represented.

Luis Fonsi

Chelsea’s Michy Batshuayi laughs off false rumor he’s gay

The guy who runs The Chelsea Daily Twitter feed announced what he thought was a scoop: Michy Batshuayi, a striker for Chelsea of the Premier League, …

Michy Batshuayi

Premier League’s new partnership with LGBT group embraces inclusion

Stonewall and Premier League continue to demonstrate soccer’s embrace of LGBT community.The Premier League is continuing its effort to demonstrate an …

LGBTQ

CBS effectively masked gay slurs during Patriots-Raiders game

Fans in Mexico chanted a gay slur during the NFL game.<i>Update:</i> CBS used crowd noise to mask the chanting of a gay slur during New England Patriots …

Gay Athletes

Cowboys.com was once a gay male dating site, not URL for the Dallas Cowboys

#LGBTSNF: LGBT storylines from Eagles at Cowboys<i>Each week we’ll be taking a look at the NFL teams involved in the Sunday Night Football game and</i> …

Dallas

NFL in Mexico City: 'Real fans' hope offensive chants stop

MEXICO CITY – Some of Mexico’s most ardent fans of the National Football League are hoping to make a difference during Sunday’s match-up between the New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders.<p>By urging silence.<p>To be clear, the appeal for quiet will only be at certain times, namely parts of the …

News (U.S.)

Margaret Court says gay marriage is the end of Christmas. Martina snaps back in a tweet.

Margaret Court spelled doom and gloom for Australians ahead of the nationwide referendum on same-sex marriage. The tennis legend sounded many of the …

Gay Athletes

Layshia Clarendon married her wife last weekend at their alma mater

WNBA star Clarendon and Jessica Dolan are now wives.WNBA star Layshia Clarendon married her girlfriend, Jessica Dolan, over the weekend at the Hotel …

Women's Basketball

Openly gay Virginia Military Institute swim captain named conference swimmer of week

America East Conference honors John Kim.John Kim, a captain on the Virginia Military Institute swim team, was named his conference’s swimmer of the …

College of William & Mary

There aren't any out gay male athletes in major professional sports

And then there were none.<p>With the retirement of Robbie Rogers from the Los Angeles Galaxy, there are zero openly gay male athletes in the five …

LGBTQ

Phaidra Knight is second American athlete inducted into World Rugby Hall of Fame

Knight is a proudly out African-American lesbian.When Phaidra Knight stepped into Rugby School for her induction into the World Rugby Hall of Fame …

Sport (Australia)

Australia voters endorse same-sex marriage with huge support from the sports world

Over 61% of voters said ‘Yes’ to same-sex marriage.Australian voters have spoken, and they’ve done so overwhelmingly: Same-sex marriage should be the …

Equality

Esera Tuaolo eliminated on ‘The Voice’ as Brett Favre tweets support

Tuaolo has big plans for his post-Voice future.Esera Tuaolo was eliminated from The Voice last night after he belted out his rendition of LeAnn …

Gay Athletes

There are openly gay pro soccer players, but they exist only in a video game

There actually is an openly gay male pro soccer player, even though he exists only in the digital realm.<p>The video game Football Manager 2018 has a …

Soccer

Gay athlete went from national champion gymnast to college diving team captain

Simon Carne persevered in learning a new sport.Standing less than 10 feet off the ground, Simon Carne had something to conquer his first day of …

Olympics

Help gay Olympian John Fennell train and get to the Winter Olympics

John Fennell is taking aim at his second Winter Olympic Games, and he needs your help to get there.<p>The openly gay luger has started a fundraising …

Gay Athletes

Gay CFB superfan has visited over half of FBS stadiums, wants to be Dos Equis’ most interesting fan

Andrew Bauhs loves college football. So much so that’s he’s more than halfway to seeing a game in all 130 FBS stadiums. His husband, Olin, travels …

Gay Athletes

Legendary swimmer Diana Nyad opens up about sexual assault as a teen

Diana Nyad, the legendary distance swimmer who was the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage, is breaking her silence about …

Gay Athletes

I am proud of who I am: Karan Johar on sexual orientation

Karan Johar said today that he was not "embarrassed" but "proud" of his sexuality, asserting that its his orientation which defines him.The …

Karan Johar

Superfruit's 'Fantasy' Music Video is Surreal Escapism

Need an escape from the chaos engulfing the world right now? Take a few minutes and travel the galaxy with Superfruit (founding members of the …

Sexuality

Contrast in styles between Patriots’ LGBT embrace and Broncos’ sparse record

#LGBTSNF: The Patriots sponsored the Gay Bowl. Will Broncos follow suit in 2018?There are few, if any, professional sports franchises that have more …

Gay Athletes

Moore was removed as judge in case once over views on homosexuality

When Roy Moore was a circuit judge in Alabama, he was removed from a case in 1996 because of his views on homosexuality — he temporarily ruled that a …

U.S. Politics

More on Roy Moore

by Dan Savage<b>The Advocate</b>:In a 2002 Alabama Supreme Court opinion Moore called homosexuality “abominable, detestable, unmentionable, and too …

Equality

OUT100: 9 Transgender Veterans Talk Service, Trump & Fighting Back

"My civil rights are not an accommodation. They are an expectation, and my patriotism does not have an asterisks to it."

LGBTQ

Waking Up and Getting Woke with BuzzFeed’s Saeed Jones

Walking through the teeming, sprawling hallways of BuzzFeed HQ on 18th Street in Manhattan, I run into editor-in-chief Ben Smith. When Smith learns …

Sexuality

Olympian Randy Gardner shares his life as a gay athlete in the 1980s

From very early on, Randy Gardner wasn’t totally in the closet.<p>As a young Olympian transitioning into professional figure skating in the early 1980s, …

LGBTQ

Gay Games 10 marks many anniversaries for these French rowers

Sarah and Babeth will celebrate 20 years together, from Gay Games to Gay Games.<i>Paris 2018 - Gay Games 10</i><i> will take place in Paris, France, Aug. 4-12,</i> …

Gay Athletes

Trans swimmer Schuyler Bailar featured in this year’s Out100

Harvard swimmer Schuyler Bailar is featured in this year’s Out100. The annual list by Out magazine highlights various LGBT people who have made news …

Gay Athletes

Gay skier Gus Kenworthy is one of the prominent faces of U.S. Olympic team

Freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy is everywhere in the 100-day lead-up to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.<p>There’s Kenworthy on NBC’s …

Gay Athletes