Archives: gay rights

Russia, Gay Rights and the Sochi Olympics

The Olympics start on Friday, and Russia’s already set a world record for the most expensive Olympics in history. But what has $50 billion built? This hour we’ll talk about the tense social, economic and political climate looming over the games. Plus we’ll gain some insight into Russia’s recent anti-gay laws, and a long history of intolerance.

Gay Rights in Ohio

The Daily Beast ranked Ohio as one of the least tolerant states on gay rights, while Columbus ranks among the most gay metros in the country.

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Debating the ban on gays serving openly in the U.S. military.

Following Prop 8, Continued Legal Battle Over Same Sex Marriage

California’s Proposition 8, and Franklin County has become a hub for illegal prescription pain pills