Sochi 2014

Olympic figure skater Eric Radford speaks to OutSports about being gay and an athlete

Eric Radford, a 2014 Olympic figure skater, has come out publicly as gay in what is often stereotyped as "the 'gayest' sport of all," according to OutSports.

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1996: Olympic torch skipped Atlanta suburb that condemned gay people

Eighteen years ago Olympic officials refused to allow the torch to travel through an Atlanta suburb because of its refusal to repeal a resolution condemning gay people.

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December 16, 2013

French president added to the growing list of world leaders boycotting Sochi Olympics

French President Fran├žois Hollande adds his name to the growing list of world leaders boycotting the Sochi Olympics.

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December 12, 2013

European Union Commissioner joins German President in boycotting Sochi Olympics

European Union Commissioner Viviane Reding has joined Germen President Joachim Gauck in there public boycott of the Sochi Winter Olympics.

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November 22, 2013

ESPNW: Too many voices remain silent

As we get closer to the Sochi Games, fan and media attention will be drawn to U.S. athletes who are standing up and stepping forward to speak out about the policies in Russia. ESPNW's "Silence Is Not Golden" brings forward an excellent question, how many of those athletes will be women?

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