The proposal, announced today, is one of 40 recommendations the International Olympic Committee will vote on in December.

November 18 2014 6:36 PM

Canadian International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound says he doesn't agree with Russia's 'gay propaganda' ban, but other countries have much worse laws penalizing LGBT people.

January 30 2014 2:53 PM

The statement appears to contradict assurances made Monday by the president of the International Olympic Committee that athletes could make political statements at press conferences in Sochi.

January 30 2014 1:52 PM

But Thomas Bach did propose an alternate meeting with Russian activists at the IOC's headquarters in Switzerland.

October 30 2013 5:10 PM