“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 […]
Yesterday we announced that we’ll be supporting Russia’s LGBT community on Friday 7th February as the Sochi Winter Games commence with our social media campaign #LGBTearth. It’s really simple to join in. Take a picture. Use the hashtag. In order to have the best possible chance of getting noticed, we’re […]
Remember LGBTearth? The social media campaign aiming to capture the lives and opinions of LGBT people around the world on Friday 29 November 2013. Yes? Well, we’re doing it all again this Friday to coincide with the opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Games. We assume the reason is […]
And once more, Swedes prove to be some of the coolest mofos on the planet with the ultimate fuck you Putin! Check this out!
This is quite possibly the best thing that has ever happened in the world of political protest. If you’re not showing your friends this tonight in the pub, one can only assume that you have no friends. LGBTicons is very much a lifestyle blog. We hope to use it to […]
We’ve all witnessed the horrible hate crimes taking place across Russia against LGBT citizens under Putin’s regime. We have thrown our hands up in the air at the International Olympic Committee’s decision to stage the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi as planned in 2007 despite these recent developments. Equally, […]