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Pride in Sports

The Advocate examined the state of LGBT pride at all levels of sports with a special series featuring interviews with prominent advocates, commentary on why LGBT people so need sports, a comprehensive timeline of our advances in equality throughout the years, and even by introducing our readers to the 55 most important figures in the sports world with an interactive poll and a social media graphics campaign.

On Sunday, the Buccaneers defeated the Dallas Cowboys.


September 12 2022 3:14 PM

Team supporters, the Black Swans, were initially told the sign was “political” and had to be removed.

March 23 2022 3:26 PM

The Yankees are the only Major League Baseball team that has not hosted a Pride Night.

August 13 2018 1:08 PM

"The Hidden Flag" toured the most iconic areas of Moscow to proclaim Pride during the World Cup.

July 09 2018 1:24 PM

The baseball team painted its logo rainbow for Pride Month, leaving some straight fans upset.

June 11 2018 1:56 PM

The ugliness in Rio demonstrates the insidious nature of homophobia in sports, writes British activist Lindsay England.

August 16 2016 5:04 AM

The August game against the San Diego Padres will raise money to strike out bullying against LGBT youth, according to the team.

February 22 2016 9:14 AM