U.S. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron have both said their countries can do more for LGBT equality by participating in the Winter Olympics.
The U.S. military is allowing same-sex couples leave to go get married in a state where it's legal.
Pride House International urges anyone at the Olympics in Russia to hold hands with a person of the same sex whenever possible.
Gay journalist Thomas Roberts says Republican leaders privately congratulated him on his marriage, while beating the drums against marriage equality in public.
Steve Young, a Hall of Fame quarterback, will be keynote speaker at a conference of LGBT Mormons, along with his wife, Barbara.
Exactly what that means regarding the so-called gay propaganda law, though, remains to be seen.