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Barclays Center exterior (Photo by Reid B. Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Gay Server At Barclays Center Files Lawsuit After Harassment Claims

A food server at Barclays Center has claimed that Houston Rockets players assaulted him with homophobic slurs in 2013 at the home of the Nets, according to the New York Post.

04/02/2014

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NHL, Players’ Union Partner With Organization To Fight Homophobia In Sports

The You Can Play Project will conduct seminars at the NHL’s rookie symposium and make its resources and personnel available to teams. Players will be able to seek counseling or ask questions regarding sexual orientation.

04/11/2013

Kris Jenkins (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Keidel: Can The NFL Play Gay?

Eventually, gays and lesbians will be as accepted and acclimated as anyone else. You just wonder when, and how far along we’ve come. Perhaps the NFL will tell us.

10/18/2012

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Suicide Surge: Schools Confront Anti-Gay Bullying

The invective is “some of the worst I’ve ever seen,” Superintendent Dennis Carlson said. “We may invite the Department of Justice to come in and help us mediate this discussion between people who seem to want to go at each other.”

10/09/2010