Keith Olbermann calls on sports leagues to abandon 'medieval' Indiana over anti-gay law
Keith Olbermann (screen grab)

ESPN's Keith Olbermann has called on the National College Athletic Association and National Football League to boycott Indiana until the state repeals a new law that protects businesses that refuse to provide services to same-sex couples.


Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act on Thursday, saying in a statement that "many people of faith feel their religious liberty is under attack by government action."

But critics say the new law undermines local ordinances that prohibit discrimination against customers based on their sexual orientation. Olbermann is among them: