I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – major sporting events are not only fun for fans and athletes; they also provide killer reading material for PR students like myself! 733 more words
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There has been no shortage of protests and calls for Olympic sponsors to take a firm stance on gay rights in the lead-up to the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, especially in light of Russia’s anti-gay propaganda laws last year and international outcry following Russian President Putin’s recent comments linking homosexuality and pedophilia.
Today (Wednesday 5 February) thousands of people will attend events in London and in other cities around the world, people are coming together in support of gay, lesbian, bi, and trans Russians, urging Olympic Sponsors to break their silence on Russia’s anti-gay laws and to speak out about these draconian laws. 519 more words