U.S. Olympic Committee Adds Sexual Orientation to Nondiscrimination Code

U.S. Olympic Committee Says No to Discrimination

The United States Olympic Committee announced that it has expanded its existing nondiscrimination policy to include protections for sexual orientation.

WATCH: Rachel Maddow on Russia's American-Made Antigay Climate

WATCH: Rachel Maddow on NOM's Meddling in Russia

The out MSNBC anchor contends that 'a virulently antigay Russia' was 'made in America.'

WATCH: Moscow Crowd Supports Arrested LGBT Activists — Until They Find Out What They're Protesting

Moscow Crowd Briefly Supports LGBT Activists

When a group of LGBT activists took to the street in Moscow to protest the nation's anti-LGBT laws, bystanders initially supported them — until the protestors spoke out about what they were fighting for.

IOC 'Completely Satisfied' With Russia's Anti-LGBT Laws

IOC 'Completely Satisfied' With Russia's Anti-LGBT Laws

The International Olympic Committee said it doesn't have the authority to interfere with the laws of the nation hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics.

WATCH: Russian Pol Says Gays Rape Children, Fake Hate Crimes

WATCH: Russian Pol Says Gays Rape Kids, Fake Hate Crimes

Parliament member Vitaly Milonov made numerous inflammatory statements to a French journalist who encountered him at St. Petersburg's Queer Fest.

Putin Stays on Antigay Offensive

Putin Stays on Antigay Offensive

Equating same-sex relationships with 'traditional' families is like equating belief in God with belief in Satan, the Russian president said Thursday.

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