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LA Dodgers and UCLA will sponsor and host Outsports Pride 2019

Join Outsports Pride with LGBTQ athletes, coaches and fans in Los Angeles, June 6-9, in partnership with UCLA and the Dodgers.

Golfer Mel Reid’s new life as an out lesbian

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Is EuroGames 2019 dead?

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Homophobe boxer caught on video: Adrien Broner threatens to shoot gays

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These 2 schools in the NCAA tourney made the anti-LGBTQ ‘Shame List’

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Outsports Pride 2019

Outsports Pride will be held in Los Angeles, June 6-9, in conjunction with LA Pride.

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