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Biden administration offers “substantial deal” for Brittney Griner

American basketball champion Brittney Griner may be returning home, with the Biden administration offering Russia a “substantial” deal. The lesbian WNBA star has been in Russian custody since February — only days before Russia invaded Ukraine. Griner was arrested at Moscow airport on February 17, she had flown to Russia to play in the Russian league …

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Megan Rapinoe receives Presidential Medal of Freedom, honours Griner

LGBTQIA+ advocate and soccer star Megan Rapinoe has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Joe Biden. The award is the highest civilian honor in the nation. Since the U.S. Women’s National Team in 2006, Rapinoe won two gold medals with the team at the Olympics and two World Cups. Since coming out in 2012, …

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WNBA champion Brittney Griner appears in Russian court

American basketball champion Brittney Griner has appeared in Russian court for day one of her trial. The lesbian WNBA star has been in Russian custody since February — only days before Russia invaded Ukraine. Griner was arrested at Moscow airport on February 17, she had flown to Russia to play in the Russian league during …