Derrick Gordon Derrick Gordon Athlete When he came out inGordon became the first openly gay player in division 1 men's college basketball. Very typical American suburban upbringing. It was the era of Reagan, and there was a lot of energy. Photo by John MCrae. Who encouraged him to come out in such a public way? What is there to look forward to?
I'm really blessed to have parents who are so open to it and so supportive of it.
Omar Sharif Jr. But with the gift of time and grace, my parents chose love. Listen live on Tuesday 20 November. Back off!
What it's like coming out as a black man when people see it as a 'white thing'.