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Gay Rights Activists to Protest Coca-Cola Headquarters Today Over Sochi 2014 Olympics

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The activist group AllOut is planning a protest at Coca-Cola's headquarters in Atlanta today at 12:30 pm, Atlanta INtown reports:

 The organization is asking for the soft drink giant to call for a repeal of Russia’s anti-gay “propaganda” law before the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Coke is one of the largest sponsors of the Olympic games.

AllOut has been pressuring Coca-Cola executives to speak out against Russia's anti-gay laws and a petition has received more than 350,000 signatures urging the company to do so.

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  1. This is very important for Coca-Cola. This is the day that they will decide if they want to be known as the "other" soft drink which represents HATE!

    Posted by: Mike | Oct 28, 2013 11:04:11 AM


  2. Already not drinking Coke or its long list of products until they do something with regards to Russia and these Olympics.

    Posted by: Jeff | Oct 28, 2013 11:12:23 AM


  3. Chunking the diet coke now.

    Posted by: Mitch | Oct 28, 2013 11:35:26 AM


  4. http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=ru&sl=ru&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.gay.ru%2Fnews%2Frainbow%2F2013%2F10%2F28-27378.htm

    This is what happens on Coca-Cola sponsored Olymopic torch relay.

    Gay activists arrested and police threatens to burn LGBT flag. Is Coca-Cola supporting this?

    Posted by: litper | Oct 28, 2013 12:23:28 PM


  5. Coca Cola sponsored the Hitler Olympics in 1936 in Berlin as well.

    Coke is a drink of hatred and always has beem.

    Posted by: MaryM | Oct 28, 2013 3:02:49 PM


  6. Even straights are going to switch to Pepsi if Coca-Cola flubs this. It is as simple as that!

    Posted by: Tom | Oct 28, 2013 4:38:20 PM


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