title: 'Discussion Gay rights and wrongs' published: true publish_date: '31-08-2016 14:56' taxonomy: category:
- entertainment tag:
- Sochi 2014
- Gay 'Post Type':
Gay rights activists in the US have called for a boycott of Russian vodka in protest at a new federal law in Russia making it illegal to teach children about homosexuality. It has also brought calls for a boycott of next year's winter Olympics taking place in Sochi. VoR's Brendan Cole leads a discussion. Joining Brendan Cole are: Dmitry Babich- Voice of Russia political commentator, in Moscow studio; Peter Tatchell– Human Rights Activist and Director of the Peter Tatchell Foundation; Nikolai Baev - LGBT activist and organizer of Moscow Pride, in Moscow studio; Father Joseph Skinner - from Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God and All Saints.