January 13, 2011

FIFA President Makes Statement Against Gays

Gay fans intending to attend the 2022 World Cup in Qatar may need to take into consideration their sexual orientation according to FIFA President Sepp Blatter.  Blatter said, jokingly, in a statement, “I would say they should refrain from any sexual activities,” as he was referring to the country’s ban on homosexuality.  However, many who plan on traveling to the tournament found the comment to be offensive.  For instance, John Amaechi, a basketball star who […]