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Manti Te'o story leads to big question: Ex-Bears QB says gay NFL player would not be accepted.

February 27, 2013

In response to stories that NFL teams are wondering whether Notre Dame star football player and Heisman Trophy runner-up Manti Te’o is gay, former Bears Quarterback Jim Miller said that religion would prevent a gay player from being accepted in an NFL locker room.

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February 27, 2013

Rapper Macklemore first non-athlete to make You Can Play video

Rapper Macklemore has become the first non-athlete to participate in the You Can Play project to promote LGBT inclusion in sports, releasing a video today.Read More

What to Watch Wednesday 2/27: Sal returns to 'Modern Family'

Tonight catch all new episodes of Survivor: Caramoan, Modern Family, Suburgatory, Chicago Fire and Southland!Read More

 
February 26, 2013

LGBT Advocates in Maryland Testify in Nondiscrimination Ordinance Hearing

LGBT advocates in Maryland participate in Senate hearing on SB 449, a nondiscrimination ordinance that would prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender identity and expression.

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February 26, 2013

Today is the last day to make your voice heard to protect LGBTI detainees

The national center for transgender equality will be hand delivering a petition to capitol hill with hopes on bringing more attention to the mistreatment of ntersex, transgender, and non-gender conforming immigrant detainees.

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Transgender Community Targeted By Phoenix Nondiscrimination Opponents

The Phoenix City Council is considering changes to a local ordinance that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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