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Looking Out: Olympic committee says Russia's anti-gay law won't affect Games
Looking Out: Olympic committee says Russia's anti-gay law won't affect Games

After mounting concern about how Russia's anti-gay law would affect athletes headed to next year's Winter Olympics in Sochi, the International Olympic Committee has finally released a statement saying it will "work to ensure" no discrimination against LGBT participants. "The International Olympic Committee is clear that sport is a human right and should be available to all regardless of race, sex or sexual orientation," the statement reads. The organization also says it will make sure "the Games can take place without discrimination against athletes, officials, spectators and the media." Several LGBT advocacy groups called for a boycott of the 2014...

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