The man was one of 11 cancer patients reported to have committed suicide in Moscow since February. Patients struggle to relieve pain under Russia’s restrictive drug laws.
Seriously, what a nightmare. I can’t even with these. I give up. Shut it down, turn off the site, let’s all go home.
Elena Klimova, founder of a group for LGBT youth called Children-404, still faces another legal battle.
A clause banning “propagandizing non-traditional sexual orientation” is tucked away inside a bill seeking to protect minors from psychologically harmful material.
Latina women who made history, how Frank Underwood gets the last baguette in the boulangerie, the return of the Techniker and more.
The company was criticized for excluding a feature on a same-sex couple and their son from its Russian edition in 2013.
He won the Russian “prize” over a politician who told his assistant to rape a pregnant journalist.
The Dress tore relationships apart, but these posts will join us back together in global harmony. On the menu: “apology sausage,” tacos de lengua and an entire jar of ghee.
One of club’s owners caused a stir earlier this month when a selfie she took kissing her girlfriend with an anti-LGBT lawmaker in the background went viral.
Maslenitsa, or “Pancake Week,” celebrates the end of winter in Russia and Ukraine. This year, with relations between Russia and the West at a historic low, some revelers got political.
“We’ve known, on our own skin, what police brutality feels like and we can’t be silent on this issue,” the group told BuzzFeed News.
Odin Biron, who plays the American son of gay dads on a popular Russian TV show, came out as gay. His Russian co-star, who has called for burning LGBT people alive, “hit his head against the wall and cursed fate.”
Nearly a year after protesters ousted former President Viktor Yanukovych from Ukraine, a Moscow art group showed history from the Kremlin’s point of view.
“I cannot say who exactly is annoyed with our reports but certain law enforcement agencies send letters about us to the top,” TV-2’s editor-in-chief said.
The group says it will continue to “raid” schools “where the rights of children and families may be violated.”
A lesbian couple flying from Moscow to St. Petersburg were seated near one of Russia’s staunchest anti-LGBT lawmakers, so they decided to show him how they feel.
Russia’s federal communications agency called her approach to supporting vulnerable Russian teens “amateurish.”
Foreign groups deemed “undesirable” could have their assets frozen and their Russian employees could face fines and prison time, leaving human rights organizations deeply concerned.
A new list of disorders that can disqualify people from driving ranges from “transsexualism” to “sadomasochism.”
The attack left four people injured, local media reported.