Monthly Archives: August 2013

Who is your favourite winter Olympian?

As you may have noticed, we’ve had a crazy busy week! We’re up to an amazing 27,000 signatures on our petition, and more are pouring in each day.  With such an overwhelmingly positive response, we’ve gotta ask: who would you like to see wearing a rainbow pin during the opening ceremonies? Is there a particular […]

Calling all International Sports Federations!

According to an article in Gay Star News (available here), the IOC has done the unthinkable; announcing it will discipline athletes at the Olympics who attempt to stand up for human rights by wearing a rainbow pin, waving a rainbow flag, etc. The IOC is quoting a rule in the Olympic Charter, saying that such […]

Another week, another interview!

End of week two, and it’s been just as busy as week one! We had an interview with CTV Winnipeg which was featured last night on the news. Missed it/want to see it again? Read the article and watch the video here. Note:  the video doesn’t always seem to play automatically after the ad, but if […]

1 Week Anniversary <3

We’ve been around one week, and boy has it been busy! Here are some of the highlights:– creation of a facebook page with currently 154 ‘likes’– creation of a twitter account and this blog 🙂– our petition is up to 181 with signatures coming in from all around the world (sorry, make that 182…183… you […]