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Yogi Berra's Distinctively Well-Lived Life
Ken Reed is sports policy director for League of Fans and auth...
It has been said that the only thing that really matters in life is who you become and the effect you have on other people. Berra's positive effect was as powerful as his muscular forearms. He was a man of uncommon decency and stood strong for equality and inclusion.
Gender Equality in College Coaching: Where We Continue to Drop the Ball
Founder and Executive Director, Athlete Ally
While women's professional sports leagues are growing their business and are still relatively young, the American obsession with sports is still largely focused on men.
Voice To Voice: Athlete Ally's Karess Taylor-Hughes Talks To Transgender Cheerleader Jade Faletto
Jade: There can be. I wouldn’t say there is a misrepresentation though -- there isn’t much variety. With time, hopefully
Dear Prostate Cancer
Yogi Roth is a Filmmaker, NYT best-selling author, media perso...
I would like to thank you, because without you I would not have had the greatest three weeks of my life.
Voice To Voice: Kye Allums Talks To Boxing Champion Pat Manuel
Right now we are still in the stages of building up, but we have been launching different blog posts, in regards to queer
Musician And Former Athlete Will Sheridan Opens Up About Coming Out And More
Let's Make a Future Where There Can Be an Openly Gay World Cup Player
Australian women's soccer player, Athlete Ally Ambassador
To create that future -- a future in which there can be an openly gay player at the World Cup -- it is up to all of us to join and accelerate the movement. Both LGBT and straight athletes must engage and take action.
Finding the Right Words to Tell My Kids About LGBT Athletes
Former U.S. Olympic skier, Ambassador for Athlete Ally
Important, positive words like 'love' and 'games' got put into a new context for him. I'm convinced those words will become building blocks that will offer him support when the questions became more complicated.
History in the Making but There's More to the Story
Richard-John Mensing, Jr.
Sportswriter/Media Contributor & Sports Performance Coach and ...
Each year the NFL Draft is filled with fascinating, engaging and unique storylines. Some are well-known, others are told for the first time, but rarely, if ever, do they have the historical impact like Michael Sam's selection will.
As a Lesbian Athlete, I Am More Than a Stereotype
Co-Chair, Go! Athletes K-12 Committee; Ice hockey player
You never know who is listening, and you never know how a casual use of a slur will impact a teammate.
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Post-Olympics, Russian LGBT Youth Will Not Have It Easy
Four-time Olympic gold medalist, gay man living with HIV, and ...
It is my concern what happens after the Sochi Games are over. There are LGBT children born in Russia every day, and who is there to protect those children?
Athlete Ally Begins Social Media Campaign, ChooseMadrid, To Protect Gay Athletes In 2020 Olympics
This is disturbing in its own right, but what makes matters worst is the Sochi Olympics will be held in Russia next year
Voice To Voice: Akil Patterson And D'Qwell Jackson Discuss Being An LGBT Ally
Akil: In the NFL, would it be easier for an African American player to come out or a white player? Akil: Knowing now that
All Out Delivers Petition to the International Olympic Committee (VIDEO)
This global call urged the IOC to condemn Russia's anti-gay law before the Olympic Games and urge Russia to ensure the security of all visitors, athletes and Russian people before, during, and after the Games.
All Out, Athlete Ally To Deliver Pro-LGBT Petition To International Olympic Committee
James Michael Nichols
In an effort to articulate what the large-scale response is calling for, Anastasia Smirnova of the Russian LGBT Network in
Chris Kluwe LIVE - HuffPost Live
NFL punter and gay rights activist Chris Kluwe stops by HuffPost Live for Pride Week to discuss his new book "Beautifully
NFL, Athlete Alley Team Up For Gay Pride T-Shirt Line
Athlete Alley, a nonprofit organization fighting for equality in organized sports, have teamed up with the NFL Players Association to produce a line of Pride shirts entitled, The One Team Pride Shirts, to show their support for the LGBT community.
NFL And Athlete Ally Debut Gay Pride T-Shirt Line Featuring Football Stars
The nine player shirt options are: Brendon Ayanbadejo, Connor Barwin, Scott Fujita, Steve Gleason, Chris Gocong, Chris Kluwe
Nike LGBT Sports Summit 2013: Sports Leaders, Media Prepare To Meet For Second Conference
Sports leaders, the media and advocacy groups are preparing to meet next week at the sports giant's headquarters for the
Andrew Luck: Openly Gay Teammate Would Be 'Absolutely No Problem' (VIDEO)
Although the NFL has its share of LGBT allies, notably punter Chris Kluwe, there has yet to be an openly gay active player
Does Kluwe's Firing Bode Ill for Gay NFL Players?
LGBT civil rights advocate
Think about it: if coming out as an ally and publicly supporting equality is considered a "distraction," how will an NFL team react to the avalanche of media attention, accolades, hate mail, death threats, etc. when an active player actually comes out as gay?
Outspoken Gay Rights Advocate Chris Kluwe Released From Minnesota Vikings
Shortly after his release, Ayanbadejo said he believed his advocacy played a role in the Ravens' decision to let him go. This
NFL Meets With Gay Rights Groups
The National Football League met with LGBT rights groups last week about the push to end homophobia in sports, at a time when speculation increases over whether the first gay player will soon come out in professional athletics. Amanda Terkel joins Ahmed to discuss.
NFL Meets With Gay Rights Groups
Still, the participants in last week's NFL meeting were optimistic that the league is committed to creating a more accepting
Donté Stallworth, Wide Receiver, Joins Group Fighting Homophobia In Sports [UPDATE]
WASHINGTON -- NFL wide receiver Donté Stallworth has joined Athlete Ally, a group dedicated to fighting homophobia in sports
Chris Clemons, Seattle Seahawks Player, Says It Would Be 'Selfish' For NFL Player To Come Out As Gay
Clemons then explained that he wasn't against playing with a gay teammate, but he thought coming out of the closet would
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