‘It kind of got to the point in my life where it was, ‘Why am I not out?’ It’s an important thing. It’s important to me and I think it’s important in general. ‘I think my fans knew that I was gay and accepted me anyway and I think now it’s even been more of an embrace and more people have accepted me. I guess it’s just my rose colored glasses but I thought it was going to be positive.’
Greg Hernandez for Gay Star News
US soccer star and Olympic gold medalist Megan Rapinoe decided that the time had come for her to be completely open about her sexuality.
So before competing in the Olympic Games in London, the 27-year-old midfielder on the US women’s soccer team came out publicly as a lesbian. Read more.