Tag Archives: homophobic slur

  • CNN’s Roland Martin Agrees to Meet with GLAAD

    Feb 9, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *CNN commentator Roland Martin says he will meet with GLAAD following his suspension Wednesday for tweets during the Super Bowl that the group deemed homophobic. Calling Martin’s tweets “regrettable and offensive,” CNN said Martin would “not be appearing on our air for the time being.” Martin later said on Twitter that he would meet with […]

  • Lakers, NBA, GLAAD to Meet Following Kobe’s Gay Slur

    Apr 15, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *In the wake of Kobe Bryant’s slur, reps from the Los Angeles Lakers and NBA execs have agreed to meet with GLAAD to discuss how the league should handle homophobic incidents, reports TMZ. According to Lakers spokesman John Black, the team has already been in contact with the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and […]

  • Video: Did Kobe Bryant Call Ref a Homophobic Slur?

    Apr 13, 11 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *A fresh Kobe Bryant scandal is brewing after cameras caught him mouthing what appeared to be a homophobic slur toward a referee during a Los Angeles Lakers game Tuesday night. It took place during the 3rd quarter of their game with the San Antonio Spurs after Kobe received a technical foul. The NBA star — […]