LGBT in Homophobic Russia

During LGBT Pride Month here in the United States let’s take a look at how LGBT are treated in some of the most homophobic societies in the world. First is Russia, where in Chechnya the government is conducting a “Gay Purge”.  They adamantly claim there are no homosexuals in the republic. If you’d like to… Read More

Amnesty International: Gay Chechens Urgently Need Protection | Time.com

‘It is hard to imagine the loneliness of being gay in Chechnya’ It is two months since reports surfaced in the independent Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta that the Chechen authorities have been detaining, torturing and even killing gay men, as part of a deplorable campaign to purge the republic of people of “non-traditional orientation”. Time.com:… Read More