Petition Update

LGBT* Russians speak up. They want Gold Medal Message

Dayne Moyer
winnipeg, Canada

Aug 8, 2013 — "We hope to join forces and succeed in raising everyone’s voices for LGBT equality in Russia and elsewhere. We hope together with those who share this vision, we will succeed in sending the strongest message possible by involving athletes, diplomats, sponsors, and spectators to show up and speak up –proclaiming equality in most compelling ways."

http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/lgbt-russians-ask-us-join-sochi-olympics-not-boycott-it310713

LGBT Russians ask us to join the Sochi Olympics, not boycott it
LGBT Russians ask us to join the Sochi Olympics, not boycott it
In the last few months we have seen growing violence against LGBT people and allies in Russia and the enactment of the Russian law on 'propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations among minors' that renders illegal statements and actions that acknowledge LGBT equality.
http://www.gaystarnews.com