Jul 09, 2012 8:46 PM GMT
LGBT Athletes Urged To Come Out And Seek Asylum During The Olympics
" LOCOG has recruited gay, lesbian and transgender staff, who in turn have hired gay, lesbian and transgender volunteers, all of whom underwent training on how to handle problems from intolerant fans. Expect to see some rainbow flags in the parade of nations. And with pin trading always a big Olympic pastime, there will be an official rainbow pin this year."
"five countries who execute their gay citizens, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Iran, Yemen, and Mauritania"
"Mark Stevens, the high profile British lawyer who represented Wikileak’s Julian Assange, are going even further. Stevens has been telling gay and lesbians athletes from countries where homosexuality can get you arrested to come out , and then to demand asylum in England on the grounds they will be targeted for their sexuality if they return home."