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Out Soccer Star Josh Cavallo 'Welcome' in Anti-LGBTQ+ Qatar

Out Soccer Star Josh Cavallo 'Welcome' in Anti-LGBTQ+ Qatar

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 1, 2021

Out soccer star Josh Cavallo has expressed fear about the idea of playing at the World Cup in anti-LGBTQ+ Qatar next year, but the event's chief executive says he'd be welcome.

Brazilian Olympian Opens Up about Relationship in Sweet Video Post

Brazilian Olympian Opens Up about Relationship in Sweet Video Post

Nov 27, 2021

A Brazilian Olympian opened up about his same sex relationship with his boyfriend in the sweetest video.

Thirst-trapping Thomas Beattie Inspired Josh Cavallo to Come Out

Thirst-trapping Thomas Beattie Inspired Josh Cavallo to Come Out

Nov 26, 2021

Thomas Beattie inspired Josh Cavallo to come out.

A Year to Go, Qatar World Cup Still Feels Heat of Scrutiny

A Year to Go, Qatar World Cup Still Feels Heat of Scrutiny

Nov 21, 2021

The 2022 World Cup has been preserved after fending off hostility from neighbors, corruption investigations and concerns about worker abuses.

IOC Transgender Guidelines Hailed but Questions Remain

IOC Transgender Guidelines Hailed but Questions Remain

By Steve McMorran | Nov 19, 2021

New International Olympic Committee guidelines to sports bodies on transgender participation have been hailed as groundbreaking for reversing assumptions that trans women enjoy automatic advantages in female sports.

Gay Clubs Inspired Dennis Rodman's NBA Career, He Says

Gay Clubs Inspired Dennis Rodman's NBA Career, He Says

By Emell Adolphus | Nov 18, 2021

In a wide-ranging GQ interview, NBA legend Dennis Rodman says "wearing a dress made me feel good."

For Will Smith, a Break Point Leads to 'King Richard'

For Will Smith, a Break Point Leads to 'King Richard'

By Jake Coyle | Nov 17, 2021

Will Smith wouldn't seem an obvious candidate for a midlife crisis. Hugely successful, immensely popular, indefatigably sunny.

Gruden Sues NFL Over Publication of his Offensive Emails

Gruden Sues NFL Over Publication of his Offensive Emails

By Josh Dubow | Nov 13, 2021

Former Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden has sued Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL, alleging that a "malicious and orchestrated campaign" was used to destroy Gruden's career by leaking old emails.

Out Footballer Josh Cavallo 'Scared' to Play in Qatar

Out Footballer Josh Cavallo 'Scared' to Play in Qatar

Nov 11, 2021

Out footballer Josh Cavallo would be "scared" to play in Qatar at the World Cub next year.

Explainer: Why Rodgers and Packers Were Handed COVID Fines

Explainer: Why Rodgers and Packers Were Handed COVID Fines

By Barry Wilner | Nov 11, 2021

Here's an explanation of the NFL's disciplinary procedures and guidelines in the COVID-19 protocols.

Tom Daley Posts Family Pic, and Wishes He Had Come Out Sooner

Tom Daley Posts Family Pic, and Wishes He Had Come Out Sooner

Nov 8, 2021

Tom Daley joined husband Dustin Lance Black and son Robbie in Canada and took a family pic. He also discussed in an interview how he wished he had come out sooner.

Prof. Eric Anderson on Growing LGBTQ+ Acceptance from Straight Athletes

Prof. Eric Anderson on Growing LGBTQ+ Acceptance from Straight Athletes

By Kilian Melloy | Nov 6, 2021

A new study shows growing acceptance of LGTBQ+ athletes from their straight teammates. The surprise is that this is not the new trend you might think it is. Author Eric Anderson tells EDGE what it all means.

Groups Sue Tennessee Over Law Against Trans School Athletes

Groups Sue Tennessee Over Law Against Trans School Athletes

By Jonathan Mattise | Nov 5, 2021

Two civil rights groups filed a federal court challenge Thursday against a Tennessee law that bars transgender athletes from playing public high school or middle school sports aligned with their gender identity.

These Queer Sports Figures Nail Halloween

These Queer Sports Figures Nail Halloween

Nov 2, 2021

Check out these queer sports figures who nailed Halloween.

NHL Defends Disciplinary Decisions in Blackhawks Scandal

NHL Defends Disciplinary Decisions in Blackhawks Scandal

By Stephen Whyno and John Wawrow | Nov 2, 2021

Commissioner Gary Bettman on Monday defended the NHL's decisions and discipline meted out following an investigation into the Chicago Blackhawks' handling of sexual assault allegations in 2010.

Homophobic Remarks Over Bi Superman Lead to Volleyball Player Being Cut from Team

Homophobic Remarks Over Bi Superman Lead to Volleyball Player Being Cut from Team

By Emell Adolphus | Oct 31, 2021

A Brazilian professional volleyball player lost his job after posting homophobic remarks about the new bisexual Superman.

How Much Longer Will Major League Baseball Stay in the Closet?

How Much Longer Will Major League Baseball Stay in the Closet?

Oct 29, 2021

Among the more than 20,000 men who have played major league baseball, not one has publicly come out of the closet while still in uniform.

Ralph Lauren Rolls Out Buffalo Plaid for Beijing Winter Olympics

Ralph Lauren Rolls Out Buffalo Plaid for Beijing Winter Olympics

By Leanne Italie | Oct 29, 2021

Ralph Lauren unveiled navy blue uniforms for Team USA to wear during the closing ceremonies of the winter Olympics and Paralympics.

Watch: Post-Closet, Aussie Soccer Star Josh Cavallo All Smiles

Watch: Post-Closet, Aussie Soccer Star Josh Cavallo All Smiles

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 28, 2021

Australian soccer star Josh Cavallo sparked global excitement when he came out. A day later, he told the BBC that he's "never smiled so much" now that he's "opened the real book of Josh Cavallo."

Boston Director Joey Frangieh Wants You to Run this Sunday for 'The Gay Agenda'

Boston Director Joey Frangieh Wants You to Run this Sunday for 'The Gay Agenda'

By Steve Duffy | Oct 27, 2021

Boston Theater Company artistic director Joey Frangieh wants you to run on Sunday for 'The Gay Agenda'

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