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Unlike in European sport, anti-gay sentiment still runs deep in North American leagues: Michael Coren

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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It wasn't very long ago that racial epithets were routinely used in sport. Now they are incredibly rare. Kevin Pillar's outburst may not signify a conscious, tangible dislike of gay people, but it does imply a gut-level assumption that being gay is a lesser way of being.

The CFL needs to stop trying to be NFL-lite. Here’s how it can do it

Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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End to the national anthems, throw its support behind Black Lives Matter and honour nurses, firefighters and social workers, along with the military.