Why Gay Athletes Should Compete In Sochi, Despite Russia's Anti-Gay Laws

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Gay Athletes Should Compete In Sochi 2014 Olympics: Opinion

A new and controversial Russian law that essentially bans any public display of homosexuality has drawn the anger of the international community, and just six months before Russia hosts the 2014 Olympics, has led to calls for a boycott. Liz Plank, social justice editor at PolicyMic, makes the case for why gay athletes should stay in the competition.