NBC Edits Out IOC Anti-Discrimination Statement From Opening Ceremony

By Pierre Tardif February 9, 2014

Categories: Big Gay News, Top Headlines

DeadSpin.com reports that Russia’s anti-gay laws have been a major focus in the lead-up to the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, and during his address at the opening ceremony, IOC president Thomas Bach made a strong statement against “any form of discrimination” and in favor of tolerance. Viewers worldwide heard the statement; NBC viewers in the U.S. did not, because the network edited it out.

Read the full story from DeadSpin.com

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