On Aug. 7, prominent LGBT advocacy organization All Out will deliver the culminating results of an international effort to condemn anti-LGBT legislation and sentiment in Russia to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
"Leagues like the NBA, their teams and players have a great opportunity to set an example and spread a message to people who are either LGBT or straight that our culture should be celebrated for diversity and individual authenticity."
The standout Indianapolis Colts quarterback sits down with Jim Boulden of CNN during a recent trip to London to discuss a number of issues, including the possibility of an openly gay player in the NFL.
The National Football League meets with LGBT rights groups about the push to end homophobia in sports, at a time when speculation increases over whether the first gay player will soon come out in professional athletics.
Denver Nuggets star Kenneth Faried becomes the first NBA player to join an organization devoted to fighting homophobia in sports, and hopes his involvement will raise awareness of gay rights in professional basketball.