Comments for: Sponsors can’t afford to tolerate Russia’s anti-gay games

Posted Aug. 30, 2013, at 12:25 p.m.

The International Olympic Committee is letting Russia off far too easy. Russia has argued nonsensically that its new anti-gay law is in keeping with the Olympic Charter’s protections against discrimination, and the IOC simply has accepted it. The law, approved by the Russian parliament in June, prohibits “propaganda” in support …

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