Sochi Olympics

Sochi Olympics

Melbourne Dad Gets Shared Custody of Biological Kid

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The biological father of a lesbian couple’s daughter in Melbourne, Australia is seeking custody of his two-year old daughter, requesting she stay overnight with him. ...
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Department of State Interview: LGBT Travel Tips for the Sochi Olympic Games

Travel
Consequences for engaging in homosexual activity vary around the world, so it is important to have an understanding of the context of where you are traveling. ...
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Australia’s Olympic Bobsled Teams Sponsored by LGBT Group

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The Principle 6 logo will not only be on the male and female Australian bobsleds, but over 40 other athletes as well. ...
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UN Human Rights Office Urges Uganda for Civility

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OHCHR noted that the law would have a detrimental effect not only on the fundamental rights of LGBT members of Ugandan society but also on the work of human rights defenders and efforts to address HIV/AIDS in the country. ...
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Openly Gay Brian Boitano and the American Olympic Delegation

Entertainment
Botiano, tennis legend Billie Jean King, and women’s ice hockey player Caitlin Cahow will be part of the 10-person team that will represent the LGBT community in America during the 2014 Sochi Olympics. ...
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Putin Supports Gay Bashing News Anchor

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Nothing seems to be off limits for Kiselyov. Last year he ran footage of Nazi marches, and compared Hilter to activist Alexei Navalny, who was running for mayor of Moscow. ...
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India Reverses Civil Rights Fight Back to 1860

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Though gay sex was legalized in 2009, last week the government decided reverse the ruling, stating that the High Court had “overstepped its authority and that a law passed in 1860 during British Colonial rule was still valid.” ...
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Obama Selects Gay Athletes for Sochi Delegation

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Billie Jean King will be one of two openly gay athletes in the U.S. delegation for the opening and closing ceremonies, Obama announced Tuesday. ...
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Poll: 70% of Israelis Support Equality for Gay Community

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The Ministerial Committee for Legislation debated several bills Sunday that were initiated by Yesh Atid to promote the rights of the gay community and adjust the status quo on religion and state. ...
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Disappointment in India’s Ruling on Section 377 IPC

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A ruling by India’s Supreme Court making consensual same-sex conduct between adults a criminal offence marks a black day for freedom in India, Amnesty International India said Wednesday. ...
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