The feeling right now is that Darren Young feels especially confident about his job security with WWE. That is said to be the reason why he is more than ever willing to speak out when the company does something that might not necessarily have gays and lesbians in mind. In addition to knowing that the company is hesitant to fire him over such actions, Young also knows that it is increasing his value with the homosexual community.
March 3, 2015
Another controversy could be looming between Darren Young and WWE. He refuses to fall in line with the company in supporting Floyd Mayweather for his huge upcoming fight against Manny Pacquiao. Young stated that he is supporting Pacquiao because Mayweather does not support in homosexuality, which is something that has been said throughout the years about the boxer. Young recently lashed out publicly against the company over social media.
February 23, 2015
While a lot of fans are siding with Darren Young and being upset with WWE for continuing to do shows in Abu Dhabi, a country that does not accept homosexuality, the company still intends on going there frequently. Their live events only drew around 4500 fans each night, but since the country is very wealthy, they were able to charge extremely high prices for the tickets. Plus, the local government is very generous with the company.
February 20, 2015
From the moment that he decided to go public about his sexuality, Darren Young has largely avoided controversy. That all changed this week. Through his social media account, Young stated that he was disappointed that WWE would do shows in the United Arab Emirates, a place that does not accept homosexuality. His comments were picked up rather quickly by fans and the media, with a lot of people being critical of the company.
February 11, 2015