Brendon Ayanbadejo Responds to Chris Kluwe's Letter

After speaking out in support of marriage equality, footballer Brendon Ayanbadejo faced criticism from a local official, and found a groundswell of support from fellow football player Chris Kluwe, who wrote a powerful letter about equality.

Brendon commented on the response he's received and on Chris' letter… in this article that reveals more of this story that is so close to Ellen's heart

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Shelley from Canada
643 days ago

Bravo!!! Thanks for sharing.

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Elizabeth Flores
668 days ago

I want to thank Chris Kluwe for this letter, he has put into words everything that these close minded individuals needed to hear. Thank you for standing by all of us gay individuals that just need and want to be free to be who God made us to be.

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674 days ago

ellen watched the show when you recommended we read chris's letter. took me some time but i read it today. i have a child who is struggling now and is questioning so much that i can only say to her i would love her no matter what. my child is gorgeous and i would not change anything or let others beat her down. i tried to get a jersey for her with chis's name and number, but the vikings web site does not offer it. i sent them an e-mail and am now sending you one hoping you can help. i do not know if my girl is ready to come out yet but i wanted to get her the jersey and a copy of chis's letter just to show her i support and love her. thanks ellen, the world is a much better place because of you. thank you. beth morrison

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677 days ago

Thank you for posting this letter!! I am totally impressed by Chris Kluwe's letter!!

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Robin Missant
680 days ago

I loved this letter (so true). Chris is so brave for writing it and I feel the is a hero for doing so. I agree with him 100%. One can only hope others agree also...

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Colleen Simo
680 days ago

Thank you for posting this!

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