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Russian Games for LGBT Athletes Suffer Under the Gay Propaganda Law

While the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi may have come to a close, Russia’s Open Games for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender athletes have suffered organizational setbacks in securing housing and sports venues. From The Moscow Times: Days after … Continue reading

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Online LGBT Support Blog Endangered by Russia’s “gay propaganda” Law

From the website human rights first: The latest victim of Russia’s anti-LGBT “propaganda” law, Elena Klimova is the creator of “Children-404”an online forum for Russian-speaking LGBT teens to write openly and anonymously about their daily lives and hardships. Vitaly Molonov, … Continue reading

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Britain’s Channel 4 Rebrands Logo During Olympics In Support Of Russian Gays

From the blog Joe. My. God. Channel 4 is to rebrand its on-screen logo with rainbow colours of the gay pride flag – and launch a TV ad campaign called “Gay Mountain” – joining the rising wave of protests about … Continue reading

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Comic Strip Kyle’s Bed and Breakfast Protests Sochi Olympics

I’m not sure that I quite the entire message of the suit and fake blood packets together. I take it as a commentary on support of gay Russian’s and the violence the face. Other interpretations?

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International Olympic Committee vs. Real World on Anti-Gay Laws

The below is a screen shot from the blog Joe.My.God. Click on the image to enlarge it for better reading. While Nigeria is not Russia, the fact that these articles appear next to each other speaks to the problem with … Continue reading

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Russia’s Anti-Gay Culture: A First Person View

Vera Kichanova, a young, straight, married Russian gives us a glimpse of how empowering gay bashers feel in the wake of Russia’s gay propaganda law. From The New York Times: The men in the group were wearing plaid shirts and … Continue reading

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