IOC defends Monday's removal of gay activist

Feb 18, 2014 Full story: MyFoxAtlanta

The IOC says the Italian gay rights activist who was removed from Olympic Park was "escorted from there peacefully" and not detained.

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Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#1 Feb 18, 2014
She is not a gay activist
.
She is a transgender activist
.
Capiche?

Since: Apr 08

Solon, OH

#2 Feb 18, 2014
Rainbow Kid wrote:
She is not a gay activist
.
She is a transgender activist
.
Capiche?
The article sure makes it sound like she was there to promote LGBT rights -- not just gay rights, not just transgender rights. She was all about the rainbow.
Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#3 Feb 18, 2014
Gay And Proud wrote:
<quoted text>
The article sure makes it sound like she was there to promote LGBT rights -- not just gay rights, not just transgender rights. She was all about the rainbow.
LOL! tee hee ......English stretched to the max; so let's fix the headline without having to write a book:
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"IOC defends Monday's removal of gay-friendly transgender activist"

Since: Apr 08

Solon, OH

#4 Feb 18, 2014
Rainbow Kid, you're the one picking nits. Is it helping the cause for LGBT rights in Russia or anywhere else?

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