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Michael Sam Acknowledges Criticism For Having White Boyfriend

Michael-Sam_Vito-Cammisano_TAO-570My fiance gave me the strength [to come out]. The challenge I get now is, why are you not dating a gay black guy? Why are you dating a white guy? Why would I do that? Why would I leave someone I fell in love with and have been through so many challenges with.”

 

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL, speaking to Quinnipiac University students and faculty on Tuesday about reaction to his dating Vito Cammisano