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UMass basketball player announces he's gay

He couldn't be himself. He considered giving up the sport he loved. Because he was gay, he distanced himself from teammates.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

AllHipHop.com

What Controversy Can "The Boondocks" (Hopefully) Stir Up This Season?

The Boondocks was a comic strip that never shied away from controversy. As ABC News put it back in 2005; "Fans and critics of The Boondocks loved and hated the strip for the same reasons: its cutting-edge humor and unapologetic, sometimes unpopular, views on various issues, including race, politics, the war on terrorism and the Sept.

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WABC 7

GLAAD Media Awards 2014 - list of winners

Winners of the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced in a ceremony in Los Angeles on Saturday, April 12, and the list includes Jennifer Lopez, "Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox and more.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sydney Star Observer

Another basketball star publicly comes out

DERRICK Gordon has come out as the first openly-gay player in a Division 1 men's college basketball team in the US over the past few days.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

West Hawaii Today

UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon announces he's gay

He couldn't be himself. He considered giving up the sport he loved. Because he was gay, he distanced himself from teammates.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Nets Daily

Derrick Gordon said he was inspired by Nets' Jason Collins to 'come out'

After the 2012-13 NBA season, free agent big man Jason Collins revealed in a Sports Illustrated story that he is gay.

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Sporting News

Jason Collins inspired UMass' Derrick Gordon to come out as gay

Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins' decision to come out as the first openly gay NBA player will have a lasting effect on athletes on all levels, both in the present and future.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Fire Dog Lake

Mozilla CEO Steps Down Amid OkCupid Led Backlash to Anti-Gay Marriage Views

Five years ago amid the debates over marriage equality in California, Mozilla Firefox founder Brendan Eich made a $1,000 donation to proponents of Proposition 8, a ballot measure designed to revoke the rights of same sex couples in the state.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

BleacherReport

NBA to Auction off Jason Collins' 1st Game Jersey Since Return

In the wake of Jason Collins coming out as the first openly gay NBA athlete last spring, a common refrain - typically sounded by supporters - concerned yearning for the day when such news, owing to growing acceptance in greater society, needn't be news at all.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

WebProNews

Jason Collins Says He Has Been Taunted With Gay Insults From One NBA Player

After receiving tons of positive support following his coming out, it seems that Jason Collins is still feeling negativity from at least one person.

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Thu Mar 20, 2014

Nets Daily

Jason Collins tells the Daily News he's received 'gay taunts' from one NBA player

Jason Collins , the first openly gay basketball player in the NBA and member of the Brooklyn Nets , told Stefan Bondy of the Daily News that so far in his time with the Nets only one opposing player has used "gay taunts" against him.

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New York Daily News

Nets' Collins has heard gay taunts from one NBA player so far

From the moment he embarked down this trailblazing path, Jason Collins has said that he'd turn the other cheek when faced with ignorance, accepting that he can't control the words and actions of idiots.

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Mon Mar 17, 2014

Nets Daily

Kevin Garnett will miss the next three games, will be re-evaluated on Saturday

Jason Kidd announced that Kevin Garnett will miss "the rest of this wee" and will be "re-evaluated on Saturday."

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