North Carolina Courage Rehires Anti-Gay Player

The North Carolina Courage is a professional women’s soccer team based in Cary, North Carolina. Founded in 2017, it is part of the National Women’s Soccer League Franchise and maintains a sizable lesbian fan base. The NWSL has been welcoming to LGBTQ+ team members and fans since its inception in 2012.That’s why a number of…

A Message from the Publisher

2021 has been a pivotal year for QNotes, and we want to thank you for being loyal readers and supporters. Here are just a few of the highlights:  We announced our Google Innovation Challenge project to create a new online center for community, launching a year’s worth of work to develop and test the new website.In March, we…

Pro baseball player Glenn Burke refused to live a lie

You could say that Glenn Burke, the first Major League Baseball player to come out, is having a good season. In March, bestselling author Andrew Maraniss published a thoughtful biography called “Singled Out: The True Story of Glenn Burke.” And on June 11, 2021, the Oakland A’s renamed their annual LGBTQ appreciation event the Glenn…

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