PHOTOS: Global Activism and Celebrity Support

Paraguay fights back, rainbows and Russia, and Jennifer Lopez gets honored.

BY Editors

October 08 2013 9:50 AM ET

From protests of Russia’s antigay laws to celebrities receiving awards for their dedication to equality, support for the LGBT community continues to grow around the globe.

A crowd of people sing the Russian national anthem at the Stockholm Olympic Stadium Sunday while raising rainbow flags in solidarity with LGBT Russians. A project called Live and Let Love will use footage from the event to be combined with that of with other singers and musicians from around the world to make a video that will be shown on YouTube ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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