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39 Winter Olympians who support gay rights

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Here is a list of Winter Olympians competing in Sochi who have stood up for gay rights. Some have spoken out directly against Russia's new anti-gay laws, while others have talked about gay issues...

Olympics figure skating to debut team competition

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Welcome everyone to my first installment for Sochi 2014 on figure skating. But before I get started, I’d like to tip my hat to my local Vancouver Councilmen, Tim Stevenson, who is in Sochi as an...

7 out LGBT Winter Olympians in Sochi

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So far we have seven out Winter Olympians, all women. There are no out Americans.

Watch the Olympics guilt-free

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Remote Pride Houses and Uprising Of Love offer the opportunity during the Opening Ceremony to give back to the community -- and donate to LGBT groups in Russia -- while respecting the athletes we...

Institutionalized homophobia in figure skating

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There's a reason skaters tiptoe around issue of gay rights and their own orientation.

Charley Cullen Walters: Out & reporting from Sochi

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Walters will be reporting from Sochi for Outsports and SB Nation, in addition to Entertainment Tonight and Us Weekly.

Closeted Olympians on wrong side of history

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If the potential for distraction is the reason the vast majority of GLBT Olympians remain closeted, it’s time for the rest of us to realize that elite athletes are terrible role models for the GLBT...

Lesbian Olympian 'willing to rip on [Putin's] ass'

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Openly gay Australian snowboarder Belle Brockhoff says she will have plenty to say to Russian President Vladimir Putin after her event concludes at the Winter Olympics in Sochi. "After I...

Team USA uniforms: Cool or ugly?

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Fashion is very subjective, which is a good thing because I can't get behind the uniforms unveiled today by Team USA for the Sochi Winter Olympics. Our friends at Puck Buddys summed up my...

Watch: Blake Skjellerup addresses Olympic status

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Skjellerup posts a YouTube video addressing whether or not he'll be skating in Sochi during the Winter Olympics.

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