The teacher has now filed a lawsuit to restore her position and win compensation for lost wages.
“I know exactly what he’s saying,” the former celebrity chef says of Michael Sam’s struggles.
Pop singer Annie and artist Bjarne Melgaard slam Russia’s anti-LGBT legislation in “Russian Kiss.” Slightly NSFW sexiness ahead.
The group that made a name for itself by posing as a lesbian couple performed in Sochi, despite Russia’s “gay propaganda” law.
If any athletes are going to make headlines for speaking out against Putin’s anti-LGBT legislation, these are the Olympians you should be watching.
Author Stephen Fry, whose open letter to Prime Minister David Cameron and the International Olympic Committee to move the 2014 Winter Olympics from Sochi, Russia, attended the protest. “Just remember that what this is about is not a big abstract thing like the Olympic movement … it’s about allowing the gay people of Russia to grow up free and proud and happy,” he said.
“[E]very judgment should be made on the track, or in the swimming pool, or on the balance beam, and people’s sexual orientation shouldn’t have anything to do with it,” Obama says on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.