Sochi Olympics

Sochi Olympics

Selena Gomez Denied Russian Visa Over LGBT Views

Entertainment
After being denied her visa, Gomez remained silent about the ordeal, but other celebrities like Cher, Elton John and Andy Cohen have been very vocal about their opinions on Russia’s new laws. ...
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Hundreds of Bulgarians March for Civil Rights

International
Several hundred Bulgarian citizens marched for civil rights peacefully through Sofia, Bulgaria. Hundreds of police officers protected the marchers after extremist groups told the group to stop. ...
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LGBT Resource Guide for Employers in China

Top News International
With sponsorship from Goldman Sachs and IBM, Community Business is producing a resource guide to help companies create inclusive workplaces for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees in China. ...
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How Many Celebrities Does It Take to Change Russian Law?

Entertainment
Not surprisingly, singer and Oscar-winning actress Cher told Russia she would not perform at next year’s winter Olympics. ...
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G20 Summit: Global Speak Out Events Planned

Top News International
The groups will call for world leaders to speak up and speak out to President Putin in support of LGBT human rights and to demand that Russia's anti-gay laws be repealed. ...
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US Olympian Dedicates Silver to Gay Friends

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Two-time U.S. Olympian Nick Symmonds not only won a silver medal in the 800 meter race last week at the IAFF World Athletics Championships in Moscow, but he decided to dedicate his medal to his gay and lesbian friends. ...
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Gay Supporters in Amsterdam Protest Russian Law

Top News International
The gay rights supporters gathered in Amsterdam's largest square carrying signs, waving flags and chanting "Putin Out" with an huge blow-up doll looking like Russian president Vladimir Putin, draped in a rainbow flag. ...
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Pole Vault Legend: While in Russia, Follow Our Rules

Top News International
Maybe we are different from European people and other people from different lands," Isinbayeva said. "We have our home and everyone has to respect [it]. When we arrive to different countries, we try to follow their rules." ...
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Gay Russians Begin Relocating to Canada

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Russia’s anti-gay laws are causing people to flee straight to Canada, even if it means they will be homeless. ...
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