11 Torture Facts Dick Cheney Would Find Hilarious

Torture jokes were a big hit at Dick Cheney's roast earlier this week--even Cheney himself told a torture joke. Here are other torture facts Cheney and Co. can laugh about.

Marc Climaco • 4 years ago

10 Soviet-Era Gay Cruising Sites In Moscow You Should See On Your Way To The Sochi Olympics

Russia's repressed gay history is making it more difficult for Russian gays to fight homophobia legally and culturally. In his new book, Moscow, artist Yevgeniy Fiks reveals Soviet-era cruising sites of the bygone queer underground. So, if you find yourself in Moscow on a layover to Sochi, check out these famous public sites and think about their alternative (and subversive) queer history.

Marc Climaco • 4 years ago

8 American Olympians Who Stood Up against Russia’s Antigay Law

Human Rights First's report, Convenient Targets, outlines steps the Obama Administration should take to oppose Russia's antigay law. But some American Olympians, both current and former, aren't leaving it to their government to speak out.

Marc Climaco • 4 years ago