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Obama, Biden Won't Go To 2014 Olympics, But Gay Athletes Will

Dec 18, 2013 (All Things Considered) — LGBT activists are hailing the Obama administration's choice of a delegation to attend the Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. It doesn't include the President or Vice President or their wives or even cabinet secretaries. Instead the delegation includes prominent gay athletes. This is seen as a rebuke of Russia's new anti-propaganda law that targets those who are LGBT.

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