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Join pro hockey player Jon Lee-Olsen and Amazin LeThi for AAPI Heritage Month Instagram Live chat, May 6

Professional hockey player Jon Lee-Olsen joins LGBTQ athlete-activist Amazin LeThi for an Outsports Instagram Live conversation May 6, 2pmET. Amazin LeThi is hosting a series of Outsports Instagram Live conversations for AAPI Heritage Month. For Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Outsports is presenting a series of Instagram Live conversations, hosted by athlete and […]

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Breanna Stewart and Marta Xargay engaged: ‘She said YES’

Stewart, on bended knee, proposed to girlfriend, and possible opponent this season Marta Xargay Sunday in Phoenix | Breanna Stewart Coming off WNBA, FIBA EuroLeague and Russian Women’s Premier League championships, Breanna Stewart proposed to girlfriend and opponent Marta Xargay. Breanna Stewart’s winning streak on the basketball court expanded to a park in Phoenix, Ariz. […]

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Stop telling the lie that Michael Sam was too distracted to make it in the NFL

Michael Sam handled the media and requests from LGBTQ groups with smarts and grace. He was not ‘too distracted,’ despite everyone else’s obsession. | Paul Moseley/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/Tribune News Service via Getty Images Michael Sam was not distracted by TV or LGBTQ groups. It’s everyone else who couldn’t handle it. The false speculation about Michael […]

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Russian tennis star expresses support for LGBTQ athletes: ‘Those who are come out are doing it right’

Daria Kasatkina gave a Russian TV interviewer way more leeway than she deserved. | Photo by Anatolij Medved/BSR Agency/Getty Images Daria Kasatkina, who climbed to No. 10 in the WTA rankings, opened up about dating women in a TV interview. It is a difficult climate for LGBTQ people in Russia. President Vladimir Putin has made […]