profile_482318811_75sq_1382143664With the Sochi Olympics just days from beginning, the group #GayPropaganda has ramped up a series of public service announcements targeted at bringing awareness of the violence faced by LGBT in Russia following Vladmir Putin’s crackdown. The PSAs recreate, with some of the actual participants, iconic images of brutality leveled against Russian gays.

Watch one of them (with links at the end to two others) after the jump.