5. It also features two Russian soldiers:
7. In fact, they love each other.
10. Along with the video, the band released a special message:
We are lucky in Britain to have laws that mean whether we are gay, straight, bisexual or anything in between, our relationships are recognised and our rights protected by law. But in Russia there is an anti-gay crisis happening right now: their government does not want to afford their people those same rights and are trying to criminalise even the discussion of gay equality.
12. I think we can all agree, this band is doing it right.
Adorable? Check. Great musicians? Check. Conscious to the human rights of all individuals? Check!
13. Watch the full Russian love story:
The band also urged their fans to sign the All Out petition, which calls on the Russian government to stop discrimination against the LGBT community.
- Justice Antonin Scalia, who served almost 30 years on the Supreme Court as one of its most prominent and influential conservative voices, died Saturday. He was 79.
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- And U.S. Republican presidential candidates had their nastiest debate yet in South Carolina last night 🇺🇸