Sunday 5/5/13 On HOT 97 Street Soldiers With Lisa Evers:
Will Jason Collins' Announcement That He's Gay Encourage Other Gay Athletes To Come Out?
This Sunday May 5th at 9am, Street Soldiers with Lisa Evers is LIVE on HOT 97 and streaming live nationally on www.hot97.com on this topic...
"BLACK, GAY AND IN THE NBA: Will Jason Collins' announcement that he's gay encourage other gay athletes to come out?
What effect will his revelation have on teens and young adults?
Will his honesty help remove prejudice against people based on their sexual orientation?"
There are many interesting aspects to this story and we want to represent all perspectives. We're looking for the following guests:
1) College and professional basketball players who can talk about how they think this will be received and what effect it will have on the sport.
2) A sports writer or columnist who has a strong opinion on this.
3) A religious person or person of faith who believes that being gay is a sin and against God's will.
4) A gay teen who thinks this may help make it easier for him.
5) A psychologist who can talk about what it does to a person to hide who they are.
We will be broadcasting LIVE and taking phone calls... This Sunday 5/5/2013 @ Hot 97FM Studios in NYC. If you fit the description and would like to come on the show, or would like to recommend someone for the topic, please reach out to me ASAP via EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org and I will send you more details. And TUNE into Hot 97 Street Soldiers Every Sunday 9am - 10am or call us LIVE 1.800.223.9797