sexual orientation

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

MLB Announces Zero-Tolerance Policy For Harassment Based On Sexual Orientation

Two years ago, baseball added sexual discrimination language into its collective bargaining agreement with players. Now, the organization is taking additional steps to make the policy clear.

07/16/2013

Roger Goodell (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NFL Distributes Document To Teams Reiterating Anti-Discrimination Policy On Sexual Orientation

The NFL distributed a document to its teams Monday reiterating its anti-discrimination policy on sexual orientation.

04/29/2013

Boomer and Craig with Terrell Suggs (Credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

Terrell Suggs: Asking NFL Prospects About Sexual Orientation Is Inappropriate

“I think that’s pretty much an inappropriate question to ask a kid,” Suggs said. “If the kid can play, regardless of what he does with his off-the-field time … I think that’s the only thing he really needs to be held accountable for.”

02/27/2013

Ed Koch at Esquire Magazine's 70th Anniversary party in New York City - Feb. 20, 2003 (credit: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)

Mayor Koch Remained Staunchly Private On Matters Of Sexual Orientation

Late Mayor Ed Koch was a strong supporter and champion of gay rights, but when it came to the issue of his own sexual orientation, he steadfastly maintained a commitment to privacy.

02/02/2013

Crime Scene - Graphic: AP

Sex Orientation Eyed As Motive In 2 N.J. Killings

Authorities are investigating whether two men in New Jersey were killed because of their sexual orientation.

10/22/2010