It Doesn’t Matter To Me Which Team You Play For, As Long As You Can Play

For some in the LGBT community, the world of sports seems like a hostile environment to be out in. But these athletes from across North America want everyone to know that true sportsmanship means treating everyone with respect. With this kind of initiative, everyone wins.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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