Google’s Pro-Gay Doodle Features Olympic Athletes

Reasons why I love Google. 🙂

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(CNN) — Google has made a bold statement against discrimination on its home page.

The search giant’s rainbow Olympic-themed logo, posted to mark the first day of the Sochi Winter Games, sends a powerful message of support for not only gay athletes competing in the games, but for the gay community at large and its supporters.

The company often changes its logo to reflect current events or to mark significant anniversaries. The latest “Google doodle” features images of athletes involved in Winter Olympic events, against a backdrop colored like the rainbow flag, the adopted symbol of the movement for gay rights.

Unlike the current iteration, Google doodles usually conform to the company logo’s color scheme.

Under the search bar, the company quotes the Olympic Charter, which promises all athletes the right to practice sport.

“The practice of sport is a human right. Every individual must have the possibility of practicing…

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