Top stories
in this week's Gay People's Chronicle

1.Let the Games begin!

2. Court strikes Uganda anti-gay law

3. Good and bad news for LGBT immigrants

4.Seattle arsonist given double the sentence

5.News Briefs: Fourth judge rules against Florida marriage ban

6.Evenings Out Miles of flesh with no road map

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Top Stories This Week in the Chronicle.
Issue dated August 8, 2014

Let the Games begin!

Sporting events have never been the province of the LGBT community, ignoring outliers like tennis player Martina Navratilova or diver Tom Daley, or stereotypes like women’s golf and men’s figure skating.

In the interest of an LGBT-inclusive sports and cultural festival, Tom Waddell and others organized the Gay Olympics in 1982. Weeks before the event, however, the United States Olympic Committee got an injunction less than three weeks before that first event barring the use of the world “Olympic,” leading to the birth of READ MORE.





















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