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Carlsbad High displays "KKK" signage at home game

High School officials say the racist signage was not intended to represent a racist message.

A San Diego High School ruffled some feathers when students attending a basketball game held up signs which appeared to make reference to the Klu Klux Klan.

Carlsbad High School was hosting Sage Creek High School this past weekend, when three students held up the letters “KKK” during the on-court competition.

North Carolina women's gymnasts take a stand for equality

The University of North Carolina’s (UNC) women’s gymnastics team made a statement about competing in a state that has a LGBT discrimination law.

The University of North Carolina’s (UNC) women’s gymnastics team made a statement about competing in a state that has a LGBT discrimination law.

The controversial HB 2 law is still in affect even after their new governor opposed it.

First-ever gay marriage proposal at NBA game

Jake Conrad proposes to his boyfriend Michael Holtzman on the NBA court in Chicago.

Jake Conrad wanted to propose to his boyfriend, Chicago Bulls fan Michael Holtzman, in a very special way. And what better way to do that than if front of thousands of NBA basketball fans?

On December 6, Conrad made a plea to anyone on Facebook who would listen, “Does anyone know ANYONE I can contact at the Chicago Bulls offices?” Luckily Holtzman is not on Facebook. 

Out boxer Orlando Cruz wants to win for LGBT community

Orlando Cruz could become the world's first out, gay boxing champion.

Out boxer Orlando Cruz could make history as the first gay world champion on Saturday, November 26, at the MotorPoint Arena in Cardiff, as he goes up against Terry Flanagan.

Originally from Puerto Rico, Cruz, says his opponent is a formidable challenger, but this win would mean more than just a victory for himself.

Boston sports writer Alex Reimer comes out on radio show

Sports writer Alex Reimer comes out on radio show.

Boston sports writer Alex Reimer, in what seemed like an impromptu conversation on WEEI’s “Kirk & Callahan” radio show, decided to tell the hosts and the world he is gay on Wednesday's program.

Homophobic chant dispersed at UK football game

Recipients of the flyer were asked to read the chant after the anthem “I am Forever Blowing Bubbles.” 

Europen LGBT publication Gay Star News reports that police are investigating an incident at a British football game where spectators were handed a flyer with homophobic speech printed on the front.