Stephen Fry made a very personal plea
Presenter, actor and writer Stephen Fry attracted global media attention this week after writing a heartfelt open letter to both David Cameron and the IOC (International Olympic Committee) in which he made a plea to strip Russia of the honour of hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics.
The reason? Recent anti-gay laws passed in the country. The new law bans so-called 'propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations' and imposes fines on those holding gay pride rallies. Fry's request asks the Prime Minister and David Cameron not to give Vladimir Putin 'the approval of the civilised world'.
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