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cEntire Columbia University Wrestling Team Suspended Over Racist, Homophobic and Misogynist Behavior

Entire Columbia University Wrestling Team Suspended Over Racist, Homophobic and Misogynist Behavior

New York City’s Columbia University’s wrestling team, which bills itself as the nation’s oldest intercollegiate program, has had its season suspended by the university while officials investigate text messages sent by team members that included...

Nike FIRES Manny Pacquiao After "Gays Are Animals" Hate Speech

KNOCKOUT! – Nike FIRES Manny Pacquiao After “Gays Are Animals” Hate Speech

“Nike Just Did It” and has fired boxer and Philippines Senate candidate Manny Pacquiao after the boxer made homophobic comments that claimed gay people were worse than animals. “We find Manny Pacquiao’s comments abhorrent. Nike strongly opposes...

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International Olympic Committee Announces Future Host Cities Must Agree To LGBT Discrimination Protections

  The 2016 Summer Olympic Games will be held in Rio De Janeiro, where robust LGBT protections already exist but the International Olympic Committee today announced that future Olympics host cities must sign a...