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Sochi Olympics

Irish actor Dermot Magennis bombards Russia's homophobic president with f-bombs in 'The Putin Rap.'

February 07 2014 4:21 PM

In two demonstrations in Moscow and St. Petersburg, LGBT activists were arrested for violating Russia's ban on so-called gay propaganda. Meanwhile, antigay demonstrators picketing in Sochi were ignored by police.

February 07 2014 4:01 PM

A student journalist heads to Sochi to cover the Winter Games, but he was a little worried about how he might be perceived.

February 07 2014 7:30 AM

Russia may have adopted a few modern trappings, but this in-depth look examines how LGBT lives there have only gotten worse in the last several decades.

February 07 2014 5:00 AM Updated

Hours before the Opening Ceremonies in Sochi, Google updates its homepage to show solidarity with LGBT Russians and Olympic athletes and spectators.

February 06 2014 8:19 PM

The hunky star of the CW's Arrow took to Facebook to air his feelings about Russia's antigay attitudes and the negative impact holding the Games in a homophobic country is having on the Olympic spirit.

February 06 2014 5:13 PM
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