Articles tagged with: Russia

Mar06

Russia moves to ban Beauty and the Beast for gay propaganda

POSTED ON // Monday, 06 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Russia moves to ban Beauty and the Beast for gay propaganda

Russian authorities are under pressure to ban upcoming Disney release, Beauty and the Beast after news broke it features a “gay moment”.

Sep07

Over 1 million HIV positive in Russia

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 07 September 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Over 1 million HIV positive in Russia

Russia has reached an historic landmark in the history of the HIV epidemic with the nation announcing over 1 million people across Russia are HIV positive.

Sep04

IV drug use driving HIV/AIDS epidemic in Russia

POSTED ON // Sunday, 04 September 2016 Written by // Andrew Shaw

IV drug use driving HIV/AIDS epidemic in Russia

Russia is facing an HIV/AIDS epidemic, with one of the fastest-growing rates of HIV in the world.

May17

Russian Eurovision entrants secret past

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 17 May 2016 Written by // Gay Life Team

Russian Eurovision entrants secret past

A photo has emerged of Russia’s Eurovision favourite holding a saw to a woman’s throat.

Jan21

Russia’s HIV epidemic soaring

POSTED ON // Thursday, 21 January 2016 Written by // Christopher Kelly

Russia’s HIV epidemic soaring

The number of people in Russia living with HIV has hit one million, according to an official agency. 

Oct25

Jail the gays say Russian MPs

POSTED ON // Sunday, 25 October 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Jail the gays say Russian MPs

Two senior Russian MPs have suggested gay people who come out publicly should be fined and jailed.

Aug04

Russia; Gay activists detained for protesting anti-gay laws

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 04 August 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Russia; Gay activists detained for protesting anti-gay laws

Several activists were arrested in Russia after holding a picket in support of gay rights in St Petersburg.

Jul30

Founder of Russian LGBTI support site fined for distributing propaganda

POSTED ON // Thursday, 30 July 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Founder of Russian LGBTI support site fined for distributing propaganda

The founder of a support site for Russian LGBTI teens has been fined $50,000 roubles and found guilty of distributing propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations among minors.

Jul14

Two guys walk around Moscow holding hands. What happens next will alarm you

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Two guys walk around Moscow holding hands. What happens next will alarm you

This is disturbing, shocking and alarming all at the same time!

Jul09

Russia reveals ‘straight pride’ flag

POSTED ON // Thursday, 09 July 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Russia reveals ‘straight pride’ flag

The United Russia Party has unveiled a flag promoting heterosexual families as ‘real families’ in an effort to combat gay pride.