Subscribe via RSS. Community Culture. Majlis Podcast: The first laws against homosexuals in Russia came about in the 18th century, under the reign of Peter the Greatbut only in military statutes for soldiers. The Russian translators altered the dialogue to conceal that one of the characters was gay. Read more
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Nobody is ever going to appear on television to talk about wanting to sleep with short men or tall women. According to the perpetrators, they looked for the Emergency program coordinator David Isteev and a Chechen woman who left home. Read more.
A year has passed since the publication of first testimonies of LGBT people that faced persecution in Chechnya based on their sexual orientation and gender identity.