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  1. espnW -- Billie Jean King gets second chance to make difference a...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Billie Jean King is happy to be receiving a second chance to represent the LGBT community at the Sochi Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2014
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  5. Two members of band Pussy Riot detained in Sochi

    Two members of the punk group Pussy Riot ran out of a police station in their trademark garish balaclavas Tuesday after being released following several hours of questioning in Sochi, the host city of the Winter Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | February 18, 2014
  6. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- IOC defends removal of gay rights activist...

    The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday defended the removal of an Italian gay rights activist from a Sochi arena, saying she was "escorted from there peacefully" and not detained.

    Story | Conversation | February 18, 2014
  7. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Italian gay rights activist briefly detain...

    An Italian gay-rights activist said she was detained by police at the Olympics after being stopped while carrying a rainbow flag that read in Russian: "Gay is OK." Police on Monday denied this happened.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2014
  8. Caitlin Cahow of USA calls Olympic trip humbling

    A member of the U.S. Olympic delegation sent to Sochi by President Barack Obama said Thursday she witnessed no backlash over the inclusion of homosexuals in the group as an apparent protest over anti-gay laws in Russia.

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2014
  9. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Gay ski jumper says protests in Russia not...

    An openly gay women's ski jumper says protests against Russia's law banning homosexual "propaganda" aimed at minors aren't worth it because "no one cares."

    Story | Conversation | February 09, 2014
  10. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Gay rights activists arrested in Russia

    Russian police on Friday arrested several gay rights activists protesting in St. Petersburg and Moscow on the opening day of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2014
  11. Ford -- Openly gay athletes proud to represent U.S. as part of de...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Brian Boitano and Caitlin Cahow are U.S. citizens, former elite athletes and openly gay, and they are completely grounded in why those overlapping identities brought them to Sochi as members of the official U.S. delegation.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2014
  12. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- t.A.T.u. to perform at opening ceremony

    A pseudo-lesbian pop duo, a famed opera singer and a romp through Russian history await viewers as the Sochi Winter Olympics launch Friday with an opening ceremony meant to showcase to the world the ultimate achievement of Vladimir Putin's Russia.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2014
  13. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Google Doodle makes human-rights statement...

    As the Winter Games get underway in Sochi, Google Inc. is quietly but vibrantly adding its voice to the chorus of U.S. companies speaking out against Russia's law that restricts gay-rights activities.

    Story | Conversation | February 06, 2014
  14. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- U.N. secretary-general condemns anti-gay a...

    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday condemned attacks and discrimination against homosexuals, touching on the gay rights issue in Russia that has overshadowed preparations for the Sochi Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | February 05, 2014
  15. Russian LGBT laws put athletes and advocates who wish to protest ...

    Lester Munson

    Sochi offers anyone planning to protest against Russian suppression of LGBT rights a dramatic and global opportunity, but it also subjects them to the whims of the Russian police, the uncertainty of Russian courts and the possibility of confinement in a Russian jail.

    Story | Conversation | February 02, 2014
  16. 2014 Winter Olympics -- Chief organizer says Sochi is world's 'mo...

    After all the talk of terror threats, corruption, overspending and anti-gay legislation, the head of the Sochi Olympics is determined to show the world the games will be a huge success.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2014
  17. President Obama says Sochi Olympics will highlight U.S. equality

    President Barack Obama says the world will see the U.S. commitment to universal dignity when the U.S. takes home gold medals on the Olympic Games.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2014
  18. 2014 Winter Olympics -- Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov says there are no ...

    The mayor of Sochi, Russia, says there are no gay people in the city that will host the Winter Olympics next month.

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2014
  19. 2014 Winter Olymics -- Dutch brass band mulling 'YMCA' for Sochi

    The Dutch brass band that always performs at Olympic speed skating ovals is considering playing a popular gay song -- "Y.M.C.A." -- at the Sochi Winter Olympics to show its support for gay rights.

    Story | Conversation | January 21, 2014