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August 5, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Adam Smith: Boycott Russian Olympics over anti-gay law

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Adam Smith has joined the call for boycotting the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia unless authorities there renounce a new Russian law against “homosexual propaganda.” In an interview with KIRO Radio’s Jason Rantz Show that first aired Saturday, the Bellevue Democrat that no athletes traveling to Sochi, Russia, for the games…

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