Lithuanian parliamentarian Gražulis leads chant against “faggots”

As Slovenia was hosting the final game in this year’s Eurobasket championship, pitting Lithuania against France, Lithuanian parliamentarian (and future Lithuanian delegate to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe) was seen leading fans in an anti-gay chant that was rebroadcast by the one of the top Lithuanian basketball internet portals,

In the video, published on YouTube on September 22, just before the final game of the Eurobasket event, MP Petras Gražulis is seen initiating and then leading a group of Lithuanian basketball fans in a repeated chant of: “Whoever’s not jumping is a faggot!” By Sunday evening, the video had been seen by over 8,000 viewers.