Jason Collins and other pro athletes who have recently come out

The world of sports is (relatively) on the fast track to change as NBA free agent Jason Collins made the decision to come out in now-famous Sports Illustrated interview, making him the first active player in NBA history to ever come out as openly gay. With the glass ceiling for gays in sports having been […]

Future WNBA star Brittney Griner comes out as gay

College basketball star Brittney Griner has been all over the news lately since billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban said he’s willing to draft Griner to the WNBA. Now Griner is making headlines again as she recently came out as gay. Griner made the revelation during a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, in which she […]

Kwame Harris and other gay sports stars who have come out

Former San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Kwame Harris was abruptly ripped from the closet in January, just days before the Super Bowl, when he appeared in court over charges that he assaulted a former boyfriend. Though Harris can’t change his past, he’s now using his experience and voice to tell other closeted individuals, especially athletes. […]

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