Results tagged “slur” from Last Word

"My reaction was to be very, very sad, initially, frankly, for Mr. Manley. But my second reaction is that in making a statement like that, clearly as a matter of total disrespect - I know it's locker room banter - of total disrespect. And in doing that, he demeans young people who are gay, including young athletes and people who ... [Read]

A TV news anchor in Minneapolis, Minnesota flubbed the word "flag" this week, uttering the anti-gay slur "fag" instead. In a video that is circulating online, he is shown promoting upcoming stories. At first, he is seen talking about an issue related to the Pledge of Allegiance, then talks about a different story involving the Twin Cities Pride celebration. The anchor, ... [Read]