Not unlike Harvey Fierstein, actor Stephen Fry has been very vocal about the gay rights abuses happening in Russia as the Sochi Olympics draw nearer. Fry challenged Prime Minister David Cameron's assertion that Britain's presence in the games is vital to the case for gay rights in Russia.
UESE as well as their international partners at Pride House are urging the IOC and its president to update the Olympic Charter to add protections for "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" to the the Olympic Charter.
After coming out in the most nonchalant way possible to a TMZ photographer at LAX’s baggage claim, the pro athlete appeared on Today and revealed something more: He’s in love! That’s right, Darren Young is in love. And in case you haven’t heard, he’s “very happy.”
Russian athlete blames poor English for controversy, pole vaulter insists she is opposed to sex discrimination. '"English is not my first language and I think I may have been misunderstood," says Russia's Yelena Isinbayeva after her controversial remarks at the world championships in Moscow.