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McDonald’s responds to criticism of Olympics partnership

Company’s sponsorship of Sochi games under fire from gay-rights advocates

The opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics are scheduled for 11 a.m. EST Friday, but pressure groups already have begun a social media campaign against the games’ official restaurant sponsor, McDonald’s Corp.

Queer Nation NY, an advocacy group protesting the games’ host nation of Russia for a recent anti-gay law — which classifies gay people’s expressions of their sexuality as “propaganda” and is punishable by jail — twice has sei

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