Category: Issues

Vancouver Media Coverage of Lee Nguyen’s Tweet

Vancouver’s Metro newspaper covers a bit more of the Whitecaps’ reaction to and handling of Nguyen’s tweet yesterday, and includes some comments from a conversation with us as well. Metro: Whitecaps condemn player’s ‘homophobic’...

Lee Nguyen’s “fagggggggg” Tweet

We were on a high for so much of the day since when we announced Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit joined our Soccer Allies list. But we hit a low at the end of the day...

ALLIES #99 AND #100

In six short weeks, gay4soccer has reached 100 outspoken soccer allies! Our latest two are icons in American soccer: a dreamer who’s dream came true and our very own “Captain America.”

Allies, Defined.

We started the Allies List four weeks ago today, and what was originally thought would be a small corner of this website has grown and flourished beyond all expectations. Originally intended for individuals, we...

The Cosmetic Battles

My favorite television show is The West Wing. And one of my favorite exchanges in the entire series went something like this: Leo McGarry (to Admiral Percy Fitzwallace, who is black): Hey Fitz… Fitzwallace:...