“As a community it is time to embrace celebrities coming out however and whenever they choose to do so. Just because you made that decision 20 years ago doesn’t make their experience any less valid”. Barry Church-Woods Social media is an insidious thing. Most of us use Twitter and Facebook […]
We’d love you to join us in a digital pride march tomorrow as the Sochi Winter Games commence. By sharing a picture using #LGBTearth, you’ll be part of an online movement helping remind those living in and visiting Russia that the whole world is watching. Last year’s first #LGBTearth event […]
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With just under a year to go until the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, Reporters Without Borders activists gathered outside the Russian embassy in Paris today and unfurled a 70-metre-long banner showing the Olympic rings transformed into a bloody knuckleduster to draw attention to the impunity largely enjoyed by those who […]
Dear Prime Minister, M Rogge, Lord Coe and Members of the International Olympic Committee, I write in the earnest hope that all those with a love of sport and the Olympic spirit will consider the stain on the Five Rings that occurred when the 1936 Berlin Olympics proceeded under the […]