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NFL Player Asante Samuel Wishes Gays Wouldn't 'Flaunt' Their ...

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straight people are always announcing their sexuality, look at the kiss cam at most professional sporting events. We are always shown images of professional athletes and their wives/girlfriends,we always are repeatedly ...
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'incredible' support after revealing sexuality - Metro News

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Jason Collins said he has gotten “incredible” support since coming out as the first openly gay player in one of the four major U. S. pro sports leagues, and hopes he may have made the path easier for others to follow.
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Asante Samuel doesn't see a connection between sexuality and sport - NBCSports.com

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Asante Samuel doesn't see a connection between sexuality and sport
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A strange phenomenon has enveloped the sports world in recent months.
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’100 Percent Men’ Tumblr highlights gender gap in media, tech, politics | Poynter.

The new “100 Percent Men” Tumblr highlights “corners of the world where women have yet to tread” and aims to “shine a light” on the issue. New Republic reporter Lydia DePillis created the Tumblr earlier this month to show the gender disparity among higher-ups at news organizations, political groups, tech companies and more.

 

“[I] just wanted a place to collect the 100% men instances I’d noticed in a central place, and Tumblr’s generally acknowledged as the best platform to do that,” she told Poynter. Many of the posts include photos that show how male (and white) the executives of some companies are. Other posts highlight media-related “Boys Clubs”:

- “Everyone to ever serve as editor-in-chief of The New Republic.”

- “Top editors and reporters at Talking Points Memo.”

- “All the bylines in the April 29th issue of The New Yorker. (h/t @annfriedman)”

- Every annual award given by the National Sportscaster and Sportswriters Association, ever, along with the entire board. DePillis said she plans to continue adding media-related posts to the Tumblr....


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'Inside the NBA' host Kenny Smith talks race and sexuality in sports - Los Angeles Times

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ThinkProgress 'Inside the NBA' host Kenny Smith talks race and sexuality in sports Los Angeles Times NBA player Jason Collins' decision to come out as gay continues to be the biggest news of the week -- a story amplified by the comments of...
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Double standard of sports, sexuality - FOXSports.com

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Double standard of sports, sexuality
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In the past month, two professional basketball players, one male and one female, have made their sexual orientation public.
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