Get the Olympics Out of Russia (Just Say Nochi)

August 14, 2013 Gay and Lesbian, In The News, Politics / Religion Comments (0) 366

Russia’s persecution of LGBT people is ample reason for the IOC to pull the Olympics out of Sochi, even with only six months to go before the Sochi games. Here’s a response to the bullshit rationalizations for keeping the Olympics in Russia.


IOC says it will punish athletes who make shows of LGBT support:

Dmitry Kiselev speaks about “burying the hearts” of gays:

Russian authorities confirm anti-gay propaganda law will be enforced in Sochi:

RUSA LGBT, Russian LGBT activist group, asks allies to boycott Sochi Olympics:

Cost of Sochi Olympics, including those covered by Putin’s wealthy backers:

Wikipedia’s list of LGBT athletes:

Chris’s Blog:

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