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The family home was reportedly destroyed with everything — including Elnaz Rekabi's medals — still inside.
After FIFA warned players they would be sanctioned for wearing the armband, Germany's team protested Qatar's anti-LGBTQ-stance another way.
Despite assurances that all are welcome, the country's poor record on LGBTQ+ and women's rights questions the commitment of Qatar to keep those fans safe.
Against the backdrop of the MLB All-Star Game, the LGBTQ+ sports legend tells Out Traveler he is fighting for diversity, equity, and inclusion on and off the field.
Gay Games Hong Kong also announced the resignation of its founder and co-chair Dennis Philipse.
Burke played for the Dodgers and A’s before homophobia and injuries prematurely ended his career.
Organizers are planning on 36 different sports events and a full calendar of cultural events over nine days.
As a Hong Kong politician rages that queer athletes could "tear society apart," organizers acknowledge that putting on the first Gay Games in Asia has its challenges.