What did you dream of being when you were a kid?
A young Jason Collins dreamed of holding an NBA Championship trophy! At seven feet tall he's made for the game. But fearing that his sexuality may hurt his success, he hides that he's gay. Drafted into the NBA in 2001, Collins conceals this part of himself for over a decade.
How did Jason Collins live his truth? Check out the S.L. Robbins Inclusive History and Heritage series for the answer! Experience national history months like never before - by listening to the stories of American change-makers that helped shape the rich culture of our country. Click here for more information.
And remember, be less certain and be more curious!