Petition Update

LGBT* Olympians and Paralympians are now officially at risk

Dayne Moyer
winnipeg, Canada

Jul 30, 2013 — The first written statement from lawmakers in Russia directly contradicts what the International Olympic Committee has been claiming Russia is promising.

With LGBT* Olympians and Paralympians at risk we now more that ever need entire teams to take a stand.

If one or two LGBT* athletes arrive at games showing their pride who is going to step up and protect them?

http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/russian-lawmaker-we-will-arrest-gay-athletes-tourists-olympic-games300713#sthash.ImJcRuNd.gbpl

Russian lawmaker: We will arrest gay athletes, tourists at Olympic Games
Russian lawmaker: We will arrest gay athletes, tourists at Olympic Games
A Russian lawmaker has said the 'gay propaganda' law will remain enforced during the Sochi Winter Olympic Games in 2014. Vitaly Milonov, co-sponsor of the 'non-traditional relationships' bill, said the government cannot decide when to selectively enforce the law.
http://www.gaystarnews.com