#Russia

  • Article: FIFA World Cup in Russia Could Be Dangerous for Gays, Group Warns
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    FIFA World Cup in Russia Could Be Dangerous for Gays, Group Warns

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 29, 2017

    Issues of homophobia and racism threaten to stain a universally adored event. Read more

  • Article: Electric Shocks, Routine Beatings, and Murder: What It’s Like to Be Gay in Chechnya
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    Electric Shocks, Routine Beatings, and Murder: What It’s Like to Be Gay in Chechnya

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 17, 2017

    An emotional press conference illustrates the brutality of anti-LGBTQ policies in Chechnya. Read more

  • Article: Canada Quietly Offered Asylum to Gay Men Facing Torture in Chechnya
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    Canada Quietly Offered Asylum to Gay Men Facing Torture in Chechnya

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 8, 2017

    It’s not often that governmental secrets are applauded, but this is one for the books. Read more

  • Article: 100 Companies Account for 71% of All Greenhouse Gas Emissions
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    100 Companies Account for 71% of All Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy|July 10, 2017

    A new call to action. Read more

  • Article: France Welcomes First Gay Refugee From Chechnya
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    France Welcomes First Gay Refugee From Chechnya

    By Meghan Werft|June 1, 2017

    Just in time. Read more

  • Article: FIFA Admits to Human Rights Abuses
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    FIFA Admits to Human Rights Abuses

    By Paul Abernethy|May 26, 2017

    The beautiful game is no longer beautiful Read more

  • Article: Disturbing Details of Executions Emerge From Chechnya's 'Gay Torture Camps': Report
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    Disturbing Details of Executions Emerge From Chechnya's 'Gay Torture Camps': Report

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 4, 2017

    “They tell the parents to kill their child. They say: Either you do it or we will’”. Read more

  • Article: Gay Men Are Being Abducted and Murdered by the Chechen Government: Reports
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    Gay Men Are Being Abducted and Murdered by the Chechen Government: Reports

    By Colleen Curry|April 11, 2017

    The government says there are no gay men in Chechnya. Read more