12/20/2013

Former NBA player Jason Collins and tennis star Martina Navratilova urged sports organizations to take a country's LGBT rights record into consideration when deciding where to host major sporting events during appearances at the United Nations Human Rights Day celebration. Both focused on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi and the 2022 World Cup, which is scheduled to be held in Qatar. "Gays and lesbians seem to be the last group it's seen as OK to pick on," Navratilova said.

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