Russia, gay rights and the protection of children

Carolyn Moynihan | 11 February 2014
So what exactly is it that Russia is doing to homosexuals? Sending them by the truckload to Siberia?

Russia may outlaw gay propaganda aimed at children

Michael Kirke | 01 April 2012
Russia’s national parliament will soon begin consideration of a bill to outlaw homosexual propaganda aimed at minors throughout the country, according to a report on the American website, LifeSite News yesterday.

St Petersburg moves against promotion of gay lifestyle

Michael Cook | 22 February 2012
The Russian city of Saint Petersburg appears to be taking such a harsh stand on gay rights that gay marriage seems out of the question. To the dismay of Russia’s gay community, the municipal authorities are about to pass a bill which would ban promotion of “sodomy, lesbianism, bisexuality and transsexuality” to minors.

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