Who Has Given Russia The Coldest Shoulder, So Far?

Who Has Given Russia The Coldest Shoulder, So Far?

While there is no one way to register unhappiness with Russia's laws and antigay violence, some are much colder than others.

Finnish Olympic Swimmer Ari-Pekka Liukkonen Comes Out as Gay

Finnish Olympic Swimmer Comes Out to Protest Russia

In an effort to raise awareness of Russia's antigay legislation ahead of the Sochi Winter Games, Finnish Olympic Swimmer Ari-Pekka Liukkonen has come out of as gay.

WATCH: Swedes Sing Russian National Anthem to Show LGBT Support

WATCH: Swedes Sing Russian Anthem For LGBT Support

2,000 people gathered in Stockholm's Olympic Stadium to show their support of LGBT people in Russia by singing the Russian National Anthem surrounded by rainbow flags.

WATCH: To State Department, 'We Are All Athletes'
January 31 2014 8:34 PM ET

WATCH: To State Department, 'We Are All Athletes'

A new video from the U.S. State Department paints a picture of Olympians and Paralympians as different, but equal — and includes a possible allusion to gay athletes.

WATCH: Reporter Recounts Harassment in Russia

WATCH: Reporter Recounts Harassment in Russia

A Norwegian TV journalist tells of the intimidation he and his crew suffered while reporting on Olympics preparations.

GLAAD Releases Guide for Media Covering Sochi Olympics

GLAAD Releases Guide for Media Covering Sochi Olympics

The guide aims to help reporters tell the stories of LGBT Russians suffering under the nation's antigay policies.

IOC Member Says Russia's 'Antigay Stuff' Is Overblown

IOC Member Says Russia's 'Antigay Stuff' Is Overblown

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.

WATCH: YouTubers Mock Homophobia in 'Mother Russia'

WATCH: YouTubers Mock Homophobia in 'Mother Russia'

In a hilarious new video, a team of YouTubers don’t just tell us why Russia is one of the gayest countries on the planet, they sing it in a show tune.

Top Russian Official Says Olympic Athletes Cannot Protest

Top Russian Official Says Olympic Athletes Cannot Protest

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.

The Very Short List: Who Is Gay In The Olympics?
February 08 2014 1:51 PM ET

The Very Short List: Who Is Gay in the Olympics?

Who will represent Team LGBT in Sochi? Barely a handful of athletes worldwide have come out.

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