outsports 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