Thomas Roberts is in Moscow this week to host the Miss Universe Pageant, but using his trip as an opportunity to give voice to LGBT Russians. Today, Roberts spoke with Anton Krasofsky,a Russian journalist who lost his job after coming out. Roberts is planning to speak to more LGBT Russians and bring more attention to anti-LGBT laws in the country. Watch the clip from MSNBC.
As a Major League Baseball umpire for the past 29 seasons, Dale Scott has worked three World Series, three All-Star Games, two no-hitters and numerous playoff games. He is also the first out active male official in the MLB, NBA, NHL, or NFL, and the first Major League Baseball umpire to publicly say he is gay while active.