LGBT

Olympics spur protests against Russia’s anti-gay law

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In response to international protests against a controversial Russian gay propaganda law, the head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) rebuked world leaders who have shunned the games for political reasons. Continue reading

Human rights and the Olympics, part 4: Sochi 2014 and LGBT rights (2)

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Use this lesson to explain the human rights debate around LGBT rights and the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Continue reading

Human rights and the Olympics, part 3: Sochi 2014 and LGBT rights

Lesson Plan

Use this lesson to explain the human rights debate around LGBT rights and the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Continue reading

Poll Shows Shift in Support of Gay Marriage

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Click here to download video Teachers: this video includes a 3-minute story followed by a discussion A new survey shows that a majority of Americans,…read more

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