A Guide for Addressing Homophobic Language in Sport

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In the same way that racist language is challenged, sport organizations and particularly staff and coaches, should feel confident responding to homophobic language whenever it happens. Addressing homophobic language and behaviour sends a strong message that disrespect and hurtful biases will not be tolerated from anyone. The purpose of this Guide is to provide individuals and organizations tools and resources needed to effective address homophobic language.