Russian skater Alexei Yagudin in the social network Instagram sternly spoke regarding the donation of a former American figure skater Adam Rippon to the Fund for black transgender people.
Author of books about Harry Potter JK Rowling jokingly commented on the article “How to make postcoronary the world a better place for people who have menstruation”. Her joke was considered offensive to transgender and Adam Rippon said that he had donated $ 1,000 to the project Okra, because “the lives of transgender people is important, the lives of black transgender people is important.”
Alexei Yagudin, in turn, quoted Rippon and sharply reacted to the statement of the athlete, using including profanity in stories Instagram: “Adam, when did you die? Bug land!”
After the outbreak of indignation in social networks Olympic figure skating champion, had apologized for his harsh statements.