Message to Campaigners: No Innuendo Please

So Paddy Power don’t care what team you play for, and are enabling all footballers to wear rainbow laces in an attempt to challenge homophobia in Football. That is exciting and an interesting move. However putting on the laces is just a symbolic first step. It is crucial that – if you decide to lace up your boots with rainbows – you make a commitment to engage in behaviour and use language that celebrates LGBT people, that finds ways to …