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Gay journalist kicked off 'Russia Today' for protesting anti-gay laws
James Kirchick was booked on the English-language show "Russia Today" to talk about the Chelsea Manning verdict. Instead, he flipped the script and spoke extensively about his disdain for Russia's anti-gay laws. So RT took Kirchick's video link off the air. James Kirchick, fellow with the Foreign Policy Initiative, discusses.