Ban on Gay ‘Propaganda’ passed by Russian Duma

Setback for LGBT Community in Russia

Ban on Gay ‘Propaganda’ passed by Russian Duma In a vote of 390-1 the Russian Duma voted to pass a ban on gay ‘propaganda’ and if passed through the second parliament and signed by President Putin would ban the promotion of gay events across Russia and impose fines on organizers. The vote came with protest […]

Russian government using children as political pawns?

March For Children

Russian government using children as political pawns?

An estimated 24,000 people marched in Moscow Sunday to protest the their parliament’s ban on adoption by American couples. The majority of Russians lack the income to adopt one of the over 650,000 children in foster care or orphanages. Putin signed parliament’s decree, with most of Russians and Americans believing it was retaliation to the […]

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