Helen Carroll http://kalw.org en Take Me Out: Homophobia and Transphobia in Sports http://kalw.org/post/take-me-out-homophobia-and-transphobia-sports <p></p><p></p><p>City Visions kicks off Pride month by exploring homophobia and transphobia in sports.&nbsp;Have conversations about out LGBTQ athletes in the Bay Area changed since Jason Collins and Brittney Griner came out publicly? Since Giants pitcher Jeremy Affeldt apologized for his homophobic past?&nbsp;How do intersections of race, class and gender impact the experiences of LGBTQ athletes?&nbsp;In K-12 education, does Race to the Top include LGBTQ athletes?&nbsp;And why do many people still question whether it is easier for women to come out than men?</p><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 13:03:12 +0000 City Visions 27853 at http://kalw.org Take Me Out: Homophobia and Transphobia in Sports First out gay NFL player tells his story on Out in the Bay http://kalw.org/post/first-out-gay-nfl-player-tells-his-story-out-bay <p style="margin-bottom: 0pt; margin-left: 9.35pt; margin-right: 0in"><strong><span style="font-size: 13pt">Queers - and homophobia - in sports.</span></strong><span style="font-size: 13pt">&nbsp;&nbsp;In 1975, former 49er David Kopay came out as gay, wrote a bestselling book about it, and rocked the sports world. Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:53:09 +0000 Eric Jansen 11773 at http://kalw.org First out gay NFL player tells his story on Out in the Bay