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1. Arrested for Rainbow Earrings

A young woman in Nizhny Novgorod faces extremism charges for wearing rainbow earrings. 

Tags: human rights, Nizhny Novgorod, lgbt
2. "I'm Alive" a Harrowing Escape

A gay Chechen man forced to out himself on camera vanished after the video went viral in 2022. Now, he tells his story.

Tags: politics, russians abroad, police, chechnya, lgbt
3. The Party Is Over

An almost-naked party drew backlash from conservative groups, prompting an investigation and the arrest of three attendees.

Tags: censorship, Moscow, sobchak, lgbt, roskomnadzor
4. Ministry of Justice: LGBT Russians Are Next

Russia's Ministry of Justice has filed a lawsuit to label LGBT Russians and their advocacy groups "extremists."

Tags: politics, law, government, human rights, lgbt
5. Russia's Anti LGBT+ War

Taking stock, ten years on from Russia's passage of its first post-Soviet anti-gay law.

Tags: families, children, marriage, human rights, lgbt
6. The Lady with the Tote Bag

A woman was fined for "tarnishing the Russian army” through anti-war imagery and a "provocative" tattoo.

Tags: anti-war, fashion, lgbt
7. Unwritten Resolution

Nizhny Novgorod court shuts "LGBT Propaganda" case on local bookstore.

Tags: lgbt, teenagers, literature, censorship
8. Russia To Ban Gender Reassignment?

A bill was introduced to the State Duma that would ban gender-affirming surgery and gender changes in official documents.

Tags: health, duma, social issues, human rights, lgbt
9. Anti-LGBTQ Law Has Broad Ripples

President Vladimir Putin signed a law against LGBTQ "propaganda." Is this only a homophobic act? Or is it part of something bigger?

Tags: putin, freedom, repression, lgbt
10. Homophobia Codified

The Russian state is preparing to pass new laws banning "gay propaganda" after a recent book led to public outrage.

Tags: book, culture, political repression, lgbt

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