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annfriedman:

What does it say about me that I didn’t want to tweet this but did screengrab it and post it to tumblr?

Hmmm let’s check it out against our own … 

“I don’t want to participate when in my country people die … I hope that I will be heard by the world.”

Bogdana Matsotska, 24-year-old Alpine skier, is refusing to ski in Friday’s slalom, her third (and best) event at the Sochi Olympics.

Matsotska has joined a 43-athlete delegation holding a moment of silence while wearing armbands for the dead, before some of the athletes return home. http://wapo.st/1meehDs