Gay Slur

Alec Baldwin  (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Alec Baldwin Tries To Ease Backlash Over Gay Slur

Baldwin made his appearance at a major technology conference in San Francisco, a city that has been at the forefront of the gay rights movement for decades…


Alan Gordan #24 of the San Jose Earthquakes takes a shot against the Portland Timbers at JELD-WEN Field on April 14, 2013 in Portland, Oregon. ( Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Earthquakes Forward Gordon Suspended 3 Games For Anti-Gay Slur

San Jose Earthquakes forward Alan Gordon has been suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for what Major League Soccer called “unacceptable and offensive language” toward an opponent after using an anti-gay slur.


Alan Gordon of the San Jose Earthquakes. (Photo by Otto Gruele Jr./Getty Images)

Earthquakes Team President ‘Appalled’ By Player’s Anti-Gay Slur

Earthquakes president Dave Kaval said Monday that Alan Gordon’s actions have let down the team’s fans and he will do whatever is necessary so the team can be “viewed as a beacon of diversity, community, and equality.”


Referee Hilario Grajeda seperates Mikael Silvestre #27 of the Portland Timbers and Alan Gordan #24 of the San Jose Earthquakes after Gordon received his second yellow card and resulting red card for a foul on Silvestre in the 69th minute at JELD-WEN Field on April 14, 2013 in Portland, Oregon. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

‘Quakes Forward Gordon Ejected After Homophobic Slur In Loss To Timbers

After Earthquakes forward Alan Gordon directed a slur at Will Johnson, the Timbers midfielder responded with the game-winning goal.



Man Attacked, Robbed Near SFSU In Apparent Hate Crime

A man was attacked and robbed near San Francisco State University early Wednesday morning in what investigators are treating as a hate crime, a police spokesman said.


Pitching Coach Roger McDowell of the Atlanta Braves.

Tearful Braves Coach Returns After SF Gay Slur Suspension

His eyes red and voice wavering, Roger McDowell returned as the Braves’ pitching coach Friday and apologized for his crude conduct at AT&T Park in San Francisco that led to a suspension.

CBS San Francisco–05/13/2011

Pitching Coach Roger McDowell of the Atlanta Braves.

Giants Fan Accuses Atlanta Coach Of Gay Slurs, Threats

A Fresno man claims Atlanta Braves pitching coach Roger McDowell made homophobic comments and crude sexual gestures toward fans and threatened him with a bat before the Braves played the San Francisco Giants on April 23.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/27/2011