While Russian LGBT activists managed to get an agreement to hold a Gay Pride, 24 hours later, the permission was canceled.
You have all heard about the intrusion of Russia into the US presidential elections. They targeted the Democrats and particularly Hillary Clinton. Well, Russia has come closer to LGBT people and other specific people like Muslims through pages and advertising campaigns on Facebook to manipulate them.
Imagine that you live in Russia and that you are not free to be yourself. Imagine that you met on the internet a beautiful Canadian named Meg. You are planning to meet for real in Ukraine hoping this love story will work.
You secretly plan your escape from Russia without knowing you will need the courage to escape from your family, then from the police, and that you will have to cross the Pacific Ocean by boat to reach Canada to live this love.
This story is not a fiction, it is Elena’s story she tells in the book “Talking to the Moon”.
It’s an incredible, unimaginable and extraordinary lesbian love story.
Russia has told its citizens not to be too homophobic during their trip abroad.
Expert Market has just published its annual report "Great place to be ... LGBT workers" on the recognition and treatment of European LGBTQ workers. So what are the countries where you can work well when you are an LGBTQ person?
Late October Russia is still distinguished by its rejection of the LGBTQ community through a tweet from the Russian Embassy located in the UK (@RussianEmbassy), tweet illustrated with an intolerable picture.
Like every year, it's time to take a quick look at the situation in Europe. So what are the most welcoming countries for LGBTQ people?
Very bad news reached us from Indonesia where the government planned to vote, for more national security, an anti LGBT "propaganda" law similar as the one in Russia.
As if the "gay propaganda" law was not enough, the Russian lawmakers have introduced a bill that would penalize with fines between 4000-5000 rubles ($61-$77 / €57-€72) and up to 15 days jail any "demonstration of one's distorted sexual preferences in public places."
A new poll sending a shiver down your spine shows that more than half of Russians would like that homosexuals are isolated from society or «liquidated».