The first openly gay US Winter Olympian is planning to boycott the team’s visit to the White House because he wouldn’t feel welcome

  • The first openly gay American male at the US Olympics will boycott an invitation to the White House.
  • This is because bronze medal figure skater Adam Rippon does not believe he would feel welcome there.
  • Rippon already rejected the chance to meet Mike Pence as the US vice president’s stance on LGBTQ+ rights is at odds with his own.

 

Rippon would not feel welcome at the White House

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