Some people may not identify with any of these labels, and that is OK too. It also is possible to not feel any sexual attraction. This sometimes is described as being asexual. Gender identity is your sense of being male, female, or somewhere in between. This identity may or may not correspond to the sex you were assigned at birth.
'Go gays!': Why USA's LGBTQ World Cup stars are more important than ever
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I take more energy from that than from trying to prove anyone wrong. But for me, to be gay and fabulous, during Pride month at the World Cup, is nice. When you have out athletes doing that while wearing the Team USA colors, Americans naturally cheer for these athletes. Sports may very well be the way to win over LGBTQ skeptics, but many athletes remain closeted for fear of being rejected by their teams, leagues, fans, or sponsors.
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