JUNE IS LGBTQ PRIDE MONTH

ANNUALLY DURING THE MONTH OF JUNE, THE LESBIAN, GAY, BI, TRANS, QUEER COMMUNITY CELEBRATES THEIR DIVERSITY AND CHAMPIONS THEIR CAUSE FOR EQUAL RIGHTS AROUND THE WORLD. SEE THE LINKS BELOW TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LGBTQ HISTORY, EQUAL RIGHTS AND HUMAN RIGHTS STRUGGLES LIBRARY OF CONGRESS – LGBTQ Library LGBT GAY PRIDE CALENDAR HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN GLAAD… 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

New short film demonstrates the horrors gay men face in Chechnya

via queerty.com “I wanted to do something immediate and practical to offer solidarity,” says Alex Markham, Director … A new short film about the plight of gay men in Chechnya aims to raise awareness about the increasingly dire situation. Source: New short film demonstrates the horrors gay men face in Chechnya