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Russian law on LGBT propaganda: the State Duma adopted amendments

CNN — The lower house of the Russian parliament adopted in the third reading amendments to the law on the so-called “LGBT propaganda” on Thursday, expanding responsibility to all ages. The discriminatory law proposes to ban all Russians from promoting or “praising” homosexual relationships or publicly declaring that they are “normal”. The original version of

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What we know about the Colorado Springs LGBT club shooting

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado. — It was supposed to be another night of fun, love and joy at Club Q, a popular LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, Colorado. For $7 coverage, attendees could party to the tunes of DJ T Beatz, cheer on a Del Lusional drag queen performance, dance with old friends, make new friends,

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VIDEO : Watch: LGBT activists protest outside FIFA headquarters

Several dozen people protested in front of the FIFA Museum in Zurich, Switzerland on Tuesday to champion the rights of the LGBTQ+ community ahead of the FIFA World Cup to be held in Qatar. Some football players have raised concerns about the rights of fans attending the event, especially LGBTQ+ people and women, whose rights

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Russia is preparing the ground for tougher law on “LGBT propaganda”

Russia’s lower house of parliament, the Duma, on Thursday set the stage for toughening the infamous 2013 “gay propaganda” law, according to the official website. The deputies “unanimously adopted in the first reading amendments to the legislation on the prohibition of propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations,” the statement on the website of the State Duma

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