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Russia’s anti-gay laws will trouble the Olympics in Sochi

2014 WINTER OLYMPICS: CONFLICTS AHEAD Gay athlete to risk arrest, deportation at Russia Olympics. Blake Skjellerup, a New Zealand speed skater who came out in 2010, will be wearing a rainbow pin at the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014. It follows gay activists calling for a total boycott of the event, with some international organizations saying … Continue reading