Happy Friday! You may be busy with family engagements this weekend, but if you’d like to get away for a bit, here are some things we’ve been reading around the internet this week.
- Discussion and suggestions for how to reverse the trend of declining women coaches in college level sports. Addressing homophobia at colleges and universities is an important step. (Via Title IX Blog).
- Sean Chapin, the activist who successfully got the San Francisco Giants to make a video for the “It Gets Better” campaign, calls on MLB Commissioner Bud Selig to take steps to end homophobia in baseball after a recent attempt to extort Carl Pavano using allegations that he had a relationship with a man. (Via Towleroad).
- Brittney Griner is the real deal, so she must be a man, right? Fit and Feminist tackles the misgendering of Griner during March Madness, and Buzzfeed gives us a round-up of some of the worst offending tweets. (h/t to Matt P. for the Buzzfeed link)