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Homophobia still trumps performance in professional sports

Homophobia still trumps performance in professional sports

The first openly gay player in the NBA, Jason Collins, played his first game for the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night, since coming out last summer. His performance was forgettable, but the implication behind his appearance was undeniable. It was a huge step for the sporting world’s LGBTQ community. However, despite homophobia in sports culture looking like it’s losing steam, […]

by Matthew Kennedy· · Editorial, Opinion
Monica Karandikar, 
third-year electrical engineering, has been showing off her Olympic pride since the Vancouver 2010 Games. (Hillary MacDonald / Ryersonian Staff)

Street Style: Their true patriot colours

Ryerson students are proudly sporting Canadian colours  on campus during the Olympics. This story was first published in The Ryersonian, a weekly newspaper produced by the Ryerson School of Journalism, on February 12, 2014.

by Hillary MacDonald· · Arts & Life, Fashion, Top stories