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  1. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Gay rights at Sochi assured, says Putin

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... be considered propaganda. In the interview at his country residence outside Moscow, Putin said they would not be punished. But he clearly has no intention of allowing a gay pride parade during ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Russia to enforce anti-gay law during Winter Games

    Posted Aug 03rd 2013, 12:00am by APSPT

    ... Instead of a boycott of the Olympics, athletes have made individual gestures and called for protests, such as a pride parade, to be held during the Games. The IOC said last week that it had ... accused of spreading "propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations" to minors, and even proposing penalties for those who express these views online or in the media. Gay pride rallies ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Vodka and Winter Olympics under fire as rights group protest Russia's 'heinous' anti-gay laws

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by APSPT

    ... a gay-pride parade. The chief flashpoint is a law signed by President Vladimir Putin that bans the "propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations" and imposes hefty fines for providing ... their consent." Nikolai Alexeyev, a prominent Russian gay-rights activist, suggested staging a gay pride parade in Sochi as the Olympics begin "to attract the maximum attention to the rights ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    IOC wants reassurances on Russia anti-gay law

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 02:20pm by Associated Press in Moscow

    ... on those holding gay pride rallies. It has caused a major international outcry and spawned calls for protests ahead of the Feb. 7-23 Olympics in the Black Sea resort. Rogge said the Russian ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    IOC using 'quiet diplomacy' with Russia over anti-gay law

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... and imposes hefty fines on those holding gay pride rallies. Ng said Jean-Claude Killy, chairman of the IOC's co-ordination commission for Sochi, had been in talks with the "highest authority ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Time to take a stand

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... a small rainbow flag- a symbol of the gay pride movement- when they walk into stadium in Sochi during the opening ceremony? What would be more powerful than every athlete who wins a medal climbing ...



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