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August 13, 2013

Coming Out: A Basketball Coach Says He’s Gay

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Anthony Nicodemo is the varsity basketball coach at Saunders High School in Yonkers, N.Y. Earlier this summer, he called a meeting with his players and their parents and told them he was gay. Nicodemo tells guest host Sean Cole he’d been keeping his personal life to himself for 17 years because he was afraid of disclosing anything that might keep him from coaching. So far, parents, players, administrators and alumni have rallied around him.

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"When you give it away" by Bruce Cockburn; "These United States" and Slow Crows Over

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