Tag Archives: gay

  • Jasmyne Cannick: The Only Nigerians Americans Care About Are the Homophobic Ones

    May 4, 14 by Jasmyne Cannick 3 Comments

    Los Angeles to hold Bring Back Our Girls Rally on Monday, May 5, 6 p.m., at the intersection of Crenshaw and King Blvds. When Nigeria does or says anything considered remotely homophobic the world reacts. Americans, particularly white gay Americans, get beside themselves and do everything but fly to Nigeria to put a stop to it. So what’s America’s excuse for the […]

  • Steven Ivory: Life Lessons in a “Gay” Town

    Mar 25, 14 by blueolive Comments Off

    *I was 19 in 1974, the year I first moved to West Hollywood.  Moved in with my first real girlfriend, into a charming gray, two-bedroom bungalow on Westmount  Drive. Everything in my life was new.  In Los Angeles but a  year, I spent most of it living with Aunt Jewel and Grandmother in predominantly Black […]

  • Jason Collins Says He Got Negative Taunts from Another Player

    Mar 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *The first openly gay player on an active NBA roster revealed Thursday that he has heard negative comments from another player during a game. Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins refused to name the player or his team, reports the AP. He told ESPNNewYork.com that he did not react to the comments while on the court. […]

  • Steven Ivory: G-a-y in the N-F-L

    Feb 18, 14 by blueolive Comments Off

    *In case there are those on the planet who don’t know this, and apparently there are,  let’s be clear: wherever there are men, chances are good some of those men will be   emotionally,  physically  and  sexually attracted to other men.  Because these men have ambitions and jobs and careers, they, like everybody else, are everywhere. […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: The Mexico City Remix

    Feb 11, 14 by Trevor Brookins 1 Comment

    *The Olympics are the largest stage for athletic performance in the world. As such, even though they are supposed to be devoid of political considerations outside of national affiliation, they give the best opportunity to shed light on political and social situations that deserve the attention. In the United States there is a history of […]

  • Michael Sam – Missouri Lineman & NFL Draft Candidate – Comes Out As Gay

    Feb 10, 14 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *Hmmm, the upcoming NFL draft is going to be verrrrrry interesting, to say the least. That’s because Michael Sam (pictured), an All-American defensive lineman from Missouri and the Associated Press’ SEC Defensive Player of the Year, came out of the closet in an interview with ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” on Sunday. Sam says his sexuality […]