On the eve of two of his court dates and a press conference later today, I had the opportunity to sit down with the city's principal gay organizer, Nikolai Alekseev.
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Despite the hostility of the authorities, I am proud to be currently traveling to Russia at the invitation of lesbian and gay activists there to participate in a banned gay pride demonstration.
Yury Luzhkov, Mayor of Moscow, told a conference on Monday that he would not allow a gay rights parade in the city and any unsanctioned efforts would ...
By Miriam Elder
MOSCOW, Russia -- It was an odd proposal, to say the least.
As Russians buckled down for the long, hard winter that has characterize...
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